Title: Nine of these children from 8 years old up go to school half a day, and shuck oysters for four hours before school and three hours after school on school days, and on Saturday from 4 A.M. to early afternoon. Maggioni Canning Co. Location: Port Royal, South Carolina.
Creator(s): Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940, photographer
Date Created/Published: 1911 February [?]
Medium: 1 photographic print.
1 negative : glass ; 4 x 5 in.
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-nclc-00998 (color digital file from b&w original print) LC-DIG-nclc-05333 (b&w digital file from original glass negative)
Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
Call Number: LOT 7476, no. 3288 [P&P] LC-H51- 3288
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Title from NCLC caption card.
Attribution to Hine based on provenance.
In album: Canneries.
Hine no. 3288.
"1911" appears to have been added separately to the date. Caption for #3268, taken in same location, appears to give year as 1912.
Hours of labor.
United States--South Carolina--Port Royal.
National Child Labor Committee Collection
Part of: Photographs from the records of the National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)
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