February Addie Card, 12 years old, anemic little spinner in North Pownal Cotton Mill, Vermont. Girls in mill say she is ten years. She admitted to me she was twelve; that she started during school vacation and would "stay." by Lewis Wickes Hine.
The Gorbals, Glasgow, Bert Hardy/Getty Images. Picture Post published an article about a working class district of Glasgow which it described as 'The Forgotten Gorbals'. Mary 16 year old bakery worker was the most powerful of all the images.
Two young 'street urchins' in Redcrosstreet ,London. 1901 Abject poverty in Victorian Era London, before social reform and the welfare of children were taken into consideration as official public policy