Kids at work : Lewis Hine and the crusade against child labor / by Russell Freedman ; with photographs by Lewis Hine.
By: Freedman, Russell.
Contributor(s): Hine, Lewis Wickes.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Clarion Books, c1994Description: 104 p. : ill. ; 23 x 26 cm.ISBN: 0395587034; 9780395587034; 9780395797266; 0395797268.Subject(s): Child labor -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature | Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940 -- Juvenile literature | Social reformers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Photographers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literatureAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Kids at work.; Online version:: Kids at work.DDC classification: 331.3/1/092 | B
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-100) and index.
Crusader with a camera -- Becoming a photographer -- Seeing is believing -- Spinners, doffers, and sweepers -- Breaker boys -- Street kids and farm kids -- Making a difference -- Declaration of dependence -- Child labor then and now -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments and picture credits -- Index.
This photo-essay describes child labor in the United States at the beginning of the century and how Lewis Hine fought for reforms. A profile of the investigative photographer & how he used his camera to expose the horrors of forced child labor in the United States during the early 20th century. His dramatic photos are included.
American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1995