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Drift Mouth, San Lick Mine, near Grafton, W. Va. Bank...
Drift Mouth, San Lick Mine, near Grafton, W. Va. Bank Boss in centre: driver on his right: trapper boy outside. Alfred, about 14. He trapped several years during vacation: said he is going to school this year: asked if it were because school is more fun he said. "This yere hain't no fun!". Location: Grafton, West Virginia.
1 photographic print.
Title from NCLC caption card.
Attribution to Hine based on provenance.
In album: Coal mines.
Hine no. 0140.
National Child Labor Committee Collection
United States--West Virginia--Grafton.
Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
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