Taken during noon hour, October 23rd, 1912, at the Loray Mills, Gastonia, NC, USA
"They said they were working and went in to work. At night I counted over 30 children coming out when the whistle blew, 10-12-years-old. The Superintendent was much disturbed over the photos"; photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine; via

Taken during noon hour, October 23rd, 1912, at the Loray Mills, Gastonia, NC, USA

"They said they were working and went in to work. At night I counted over 30 children coming out when the whistle blew, 10-12-years-old. The Superintendent was much disturbed over the photos"; photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine; via