Department of Labor Sweatshop Investigation

Department of Labor Sweatshop Investigation

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These negatives illustrate the inhumane working and living conditions of people that worked in sweatshops in the 1990's in the United States.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date Made
1990 -1999
Physical Description
plastic; gelatin (overall material)
overall: 3.5 cm; 1 3/8 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
U.S. Department of Labor
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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