New York, NY
Child Labor, Boy With One Leg, Neil
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Child labor, boy with one leg, Neil Gallagher, went to work at about 9 years. Worked about two years in breaker. Tripper, tending door for 83 cents a day. Injured on May 2, 1904, leg crushed between cars, amputated at Mercy Hospital, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine, photograph, November, 1909.
May 29th, 2014
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