From 1908 to Lewis Hine collected visual evidence of the nation's youngest workers. Hine described this young mill worker, Addie Card, as an "anemic little spinner." She was photographed in 1910 at the North Pownal Cotton Mill in Vermont.
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An officer of Bolton Borough Police on traffic control duty in the town. We think this image dates from sometime in the mid 1960s. It is all but forgotten today, but for many decades police officers controlled junctions during busy periods. This practice was known as point duty and each officer would be allocated a ‘point’ and set times at which they were to attend. www.gmpmuseum.co.uk