American child labor, c. 1900-1937 Families worked their own farms in my parents day. Chores were done according to age. Mom was the baby, she feed chickens

American child labor, c. 1900-1937 Families worked their own farms in my parents day. Chores were done according to age. Mom was the baby, she feed chickens

White's Bog: September 28, 1910. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, New Jersey. Arnao family, 831 Catherine St., Rear #2. Whole family works. Jo is 3 years old. Boy is 6 years old, Girl is 9 years old. We found this family, children and all, working on Hichens farm, Cannon, Delaware, May 28th 1910, before school closed. This is the fourth week of school and the mother said they would be here for 15 or 20 days more. Witness, E.F. Brown. Photo and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine.

White's Bog: September 28, 1910. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, New Jersey. Arnao family, 831 Catherine St., Rear #2. Whole family works. Jo is 3 years old. Boy is 6 years old, Girl is 9 years old. We found this family, children and all, working on Hichens farm, Cannon, Delaware, May 28th 1910, before school closed. This is the fourth week of school and the mother said they would be here for 15 or 20 days more. Witness, E.F. Brown. Photo and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine.

February 1912. Port Royal, South Carolina. "Bertha, one of the six-year old shuckers at Maggioni Canning Company. Began work at 4 a.m." Photograph (glass negative) and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine.

February 1912. Port Royal, South Carolina. "Bertha, one of the six-year old shuckers at Maggioni Canning Company. Began work at 4 a.m." Photograph (glass negative) and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine.

I remember seeing this photo  what a image of the depression, if I am right . Black and white you can not be there it

I remember seeing this photo what a image of the depression, if I am right . Black and white you can not be there it

Child Berry Picker - This is a great image of a child Cranberry picker. It was taken in 1938 in a Cranberry bog in New Jersey. It is amazing to look at these pictures from the 1930's and see very young children doing an adult's work to try and help support the family.

Child Berry Picker - This is a great image of a child Cranberry picker. It was taken in 1938 in a Cranberry bog in New Jersey. It is amazing to look at these pictures from the 1930's and see very young children doing an adult's work to try and help support the family.

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