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  • Published: New York : Clarion Books, 1994.
  • Year Published: 1994
  • Description: 104 p. : ill. ; 23 x 26 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

Reading Level

  • Lexile: 1140

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 0395587034
  • 9780395587034
  • 9780395797266
  • 0395797268

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Kids at work : Lewis Hine and the crusade against child labor

by Freedman, Russell.

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Call number: 331.31 Fr

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

Additional Details

Crusader with a camera -- Becoming a photographer -- Seeing is believing -- Spinners, doffers, and sweepers -- Breaker boys -- Street kids and farm kids -- Making a difference -- Declaration of dependence -- Child labor then and now -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments and picture credits -- Index.

This photo-essay describes child labor in the United States at the beginning of the century and how Lewis Hine fought for reforms. A profile of the investigative photographer & how he used his camera to expose the horrors of forced child labor in the United States during the early 20th century. His dramatic photos are included.

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