Brush-making late at night. Photo taken at 9:00 P.M., and they work later.

Brush-making late at night. Photo taken at 9:00 P.M., and they work later. Girls are 12 and 14 years old and go to school working in the morning before school and at night after studying is finished. Mother said, "It is better for children to learn something useful to do." The three average one dozen brushes a day. (30 cents.) One of the girls said she would rather work then i.e., than? study. Shultz family, 476 Third Ave., Brooklyn. February 5, 1912. Location: New York--Brooklyn, New York (State). Date Created/Published: 1912 February 5. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labour picture by Lewis Wickes Hine.