Especially in textile mills, children were often hired together with their parents. Children had a special ...
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Forms of child labor, including indentured servitude and child slavery, have existed throughout American history. As industrialization moved workers from farms ...
Children have always worked, especially in farming, but the Industrial Revolution changed the nature of child labor.
Manuel, the young shrimp-picker, five years old, and a mountain of child-labor oyster shells behind him. He worked last year. Understands not a word of English .
This article, which is the first of a two-part series on child labor, describes child labor in the United States, concentrating on the period after the Civil War through ...
Child Labor. History >> Industrial Revolution During the Industrial Revolution poor children often worked full time jobs in order to help support their families.
Sixty-nine extraordinary photographs of children at work from 1908-12, taken by Lewis W. Hine, the investigative photographer for the National Child Labor ...
The rise of child labor in the United States began in the late 1700s and early .... The History Place, Child Labor in America 1907-1912 Photographs of Lewis W.