A five year old cotton picker who "ain't old nuff to go to school but he can pick up his 20lbs. a day."
Lewis W. Hine (American, 1874–1940)
Place Depicted: Oklahoma, U.S.A.
11.6 x 16.7 cm (4 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photograph, gelatin silver print
Not On View
Photographer's stamp: "Lewis W. Hine Interpretive Photography Hastings-on-Hudson, New York", collector's stamp: "Photograph by Lewis W. Hine from the Walter and Naomi Rosenblum Collection", The National Child Labor Committee stamp. On verso: title, date, location in pencil.
Walter and Naomi Rosenblum, Long Island City, NY; gift to MFA September 1980.
Gift of Naomi and Walter Rosenblum