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Carrying String Beans to Weigher

Carrying String Beans to Weigher

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Description (Brief)
Photograph; "Carrying String Beans to Weigher" made by unknown photographer. This black and white photograph was taken for the National Child Labor Committee. A young boy without shoes is bringing a large basket of string beans over to be weighed. Baskets of string beans can be seen in the foreground. Behind the young boy is a field. Location is unknown. Image is held in a white mat and attached to ripped black paper. Handwritten on the black paper: "carrying string beans to weigher".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photogrpah
photograph
date made
c. 1940
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 in x 13 7/8 in; 45.72 cm x 35.2425 cm
ID Number
2012.0155.02
catalog number
2012.0155.02
accession number
2012.0155
subject
labor issues
Children
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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