Exhibit panel - National Child Labor Committee

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This poster says:

It is fundamentally wrong

It is a contradiction of the basic principles of this free republic that upon the shoulders of a child who has not attained full physical development, had a reasonable time for play or education, there should be put the smallest function of the burdens of our modern competitive industrial life.

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.).

Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer
  • Photographic prints.
  • 1 photographic print.
  • Title from NCLC caption card.
  • Attribution to Hine based on provenance.
  • In album: Miscellaneous.
  • Hine no. 3478.
  • No date or location recorded on caption card; 1913 estimate based on captions for photos with neighboring numbers.


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