Lewis Wickes Hine

(United States of America 1874 – 1940)

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

Location
Not on display
Further information

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)

Year
1909
Media
Photograph
Medium
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
Accession number
23.1983