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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.
Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
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