Young pickers on Swift’s Bog. All working. Falmouth, Mass. 09/20/1911. Lewis Wickes Hine, Photographer
Taken by investigative photographer Lewis Hine on September 20, 1911, the photograph is one of a series of black-and-white prints given to the Children’s Bureau by the National Child Labor Committee. The almost five hundred photographs represent a fraction of the approximately 5,000 photographs Hine took for the committee to document working and living conditions for children.
What the paparazzi used to take pictures of