“Mrs. L. Bosher, living in a run down cotton mill village. Her husband has been a mill hand here for a long time but recently got work up town, as many of their neighbors have done during the slack times, most of them going way into the city to the trunk and cigarette factories. Matoaca, Va.,” 6/9/1911

Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, Photographer

Series: National Child Labor Committee Photographs taken by Lewis Hine, ca. 1912 – ca. 1912Record Group 102: Records of the Children’s Bureau, 1908 – 2003