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Lewis Hine
Photographer of Americans at Work

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ISBN 9780765683151
Published January 31, 2009 by Routledge
80 Pages

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Book Description

Lewis Wickes Hines documentary photography helped promote the cause of the National Child Labor Committee, which published there declaration in 1913. This text is a collection of photographs showing children at work from 1910 to 1935 as Hines travelled across America.

Table of Contents

Declaration of Independence Map CHAPTER ONE The Great Social Peril CHAPTER TWO Becoming a Photographer CHAPTER THREE Hine at Ellis Island CHAPTER FOUR The Tragedy of Child Labor CHAPTER FIVE Hine and World War I CHAPTER SIX Men at Work CHAPTER SEVEN The Great Depression

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Richard Worth, a Connecticut-based writer, is the author of more than fifty books for young adults. They include biographies, histories and books on current events and on family living.