Posts tagged child labor

Posted 1 year ago

Jan 1909; Young cigar maker in Englehardt & Co., Tampa, Fla. Under 14-years-old. 

Child labor from 1908 to 1917.

Posted 1 year ago

Sept. 1908; Vance, a Trapper Boy, 15-years-old. Has trapped for several years in a West Va. Coal mine. $.75 a day for 10 hours work. All he does is to open and shut this door: most of the time he sits here idle, waiting for the cars to come. 


Child labor from 1908 to 1917.