A little spinner in the Mollahan Mills, Newberry, S.C. She was tending her "sides" like a veteran, but after I took the photo, the overseer came up and said in an apologetic tone that was pathetic, "She just happened in." December 3, 1908
Addie Card, 12 years old, anemic little spinner in North Pownal Cotton Mill,
Adrienne Pagnette, an adolescent French illiterate, speaks almost no English. Is probably 14 or 15. Doffs on top floor spinning room in Glenallen Mill, Winchendon, Massachusetts, 1911
Bibb Mill No. 1. Many youngsters here. Some boys were so small they had to climb up on the spinning frame to mend the broken threads and put back the empty bobbins.
Macon, Georgia, 1909
Cheney Silk Mills. Favorable working conditions.
South Manchester, Connecticut, 1924
Girl beginning to spin. Many of these there. Lincolnton, North Carolina, 1908
Lincoln Cotton Mills, Evansville, Indiana. Girls at weaving machine; warpers, 1908