Miners cabins on the Elk River at Bream, W. Va. near...  family photo

Miners cabins on the Elk River at Bream, W. Va. near...

Miners cabins on the Elk River at Bream, W. Va. near Charleston. Others on slope beyond. A typical mining community here. Children go to Big Chimney school. Oct. 10, 1921. Location: Bream, West Virgi ... show more

Miners cabins on the Elk River at Bream, W. Va. near Charleston. Others on slope beyond. A typical mining community here. Children go to Big Chimney school. Oct. 10, 1921. Location: Bream, West Virginia / Photo by Lewis W. Hine.
1 photographic print.
  • Title from NCLC caption card.
  • In album: Children in West Virginia.
  • Hine no. 5088.
  • Number typed in upper left corner of caption card: 68. Geographic location at top of card is expressed as "Elk River, Bream, near Charleston, W. Va."
  • National Child Labor Committee Collection
  • Families.
  • Mining.
  • Cabins.
  • Poverty.
  • Country life.
  • United States--West Virginia--Bream.
  • Photographic prints.
Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer
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