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10 Yr. Old Picker on Gildersleeve Tobacco Farm

20th century
116 x 165 mm (4.6 x 6.5 in.)

Lewis Wickes Hine, American, (1874–1940)

Alternative title: Gildersleeve, Connecticut. 10-Year-old Picker on Gildersleeve Tobacco Farm.
Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Gelatin silver print
Marks: Inscribed in pencil on verso, center: “Tobacco”; inscribed in pencil on verso, lower left: “4891”; inscribed in pencil on verso, lower center: “46”; inscribed in pencil on verso, lower right: “4891”
Credit Line: Gift of Elizabeth Bobrick and Andrew Szegedy-Maszak (Jane A. Seney Professor of Greek and Professor of Classical Studies) in honor of Laurie and Peter Frenzel (former Professor of German Studies and FDAC President), 2015
Accession Number: 2015.14.1

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  • agriculture - Science or art of cultivating the soil, harvesting crops, and raising livestock. W [April 1996 descriptor moved. November 1995 related term added. July 1993 descriptor moved. February 1991 alternate term added.]
  • boys - Use to refer to male human beings from birth through adolescence. [August 1993 descriptor added.]
  • children (people by age group) - People in the earliest developmental stage of life. [August 1996 related term added. February 1995 descriptor changed, was "children". September 1993 related term added. November 1992 alternate term added. February 1991 scope note added.]
  • Connecticut - TGN 7007159
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
  • laborers - Workers whose duties require physical strength rather than skills or training. RHDEL2 [March 1992 alternate term added.]
  • tobacco - Leaf material from any of several plants of the genus Nicotiana, of the nightshade family, dried and variously prepared, yielding a sedative and narcotic substance. [April 1995 scope note added; alternate term added. March 1992 descriptor moved.]

  • image Dimensions: 116 x 165 mm (4.6 x 6.5 in.)

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