This boy has worked in Payne Cotton Mill, for 2 yrs...
This boy has worked in Payne Cotton Mill, for 2 yrs Macon, Ga. Runs 4 sides and earns 52 cents a day. Overseer has hand on boy' s shoulder. He said this mill made 70% profit last year and excepts to make 100% this year. This is owned by Bibb Mfg. Co. Location: Macon, Georgia.
1 photographic print.
- Title from NCLC caption card.
- Attribution to Hine based on provenance.
- In album: Mills.
- Hine no. 0538.
- National Child Labor Committee Collection
- Textile mill workers.
- Cotton industry.
- United States--Georgia--Macon.
- Glass negatives.
- Photographic prints.
Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer
- Album: All photos