Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.
The employees in Payne Cotton Mill, Macon, Ga. One of the...
The employees in Payne Cotton Mill, Macon, Ga. One of the Bibb Mfg. Co. mills. Overseer told me this mill made 70% profit last year and expected to make 100% this year. All these children were working and helping regularly. Location: Macon, Georgia.
1 photographic print.
Title from NCLC caption card.
Attribution to Hine based on provenance.
In album: Mills.
Hine no. 0541.
The figure "100%" is underlined in the caption card text.
National Child Labor Committee Collection
Children & adults.
Textile mill workers.
Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
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