Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.
[Applying for work paper first time Gertrude Pereira, 99...
[Applying for work paper first time Gertrude Pereira, 99 Stowe St., 14 years old - to be a ring spinner in Borden City Mill. 6th Grade, Wiley School. Learned to spin in school vacations. Rather go to work.] Location: Fall River, Massachusetts. / Lewis W. Hine.
1 photographic print.
In album: Miscellaneous.
Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 4297.
Hine no. 4299.
Caption card has date "June 12-20, 1916," but refers to #4297, which includes a more specific date.
National Child Labor Committee Collection
Textile mill workers.
United States--Massachusetts--Fall River.
Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
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