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Title

Sweepers and mule room boys in Royal Mill, River Point. R.I

1909

Artist

Lewis Wickes Hine

United States of America

1874 – 1940

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  • Details

    Date
    1909
    Media category
    Photograph
    Materials used
    gelatin silver photograph
    Dimensions
    11.8 x 17.0 cm image/sheet
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of the Sydney Camera Circle 1977
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    23.1983
    Artist information
    Lewis Wickes Hine

    Works in the collection

    7

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  • About

    River Point, R.I. April 1909. Sweepers & mule room boys in Royal Hill, River Point, R.I. Boy on left hand end, Manuel Mites has been in mill 2 years. Clinton Silvey and Louis Perry (centre boys) have been in mill one year and said they are now 12 years old. Boy on right hand Manuel Silvey been in mill 1 year. (They could not speak English). (National Child Labor Committee caption card)

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

Other works by Lewis Wickes Hine

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