Charlie and Ollie Allen. Been working in Harriet Cotton Mills 2 years.

Charlie and Ollie Allen. Been working in Harriet Cotton Mills 2 years. Charlie is probably of age, but Ollie is a violation according to both his brother and life insurance policy which say he is 12 years old now. These statements are based on the parents' statement, which is probably high. He appears to be 10 years old, and has been working 2 years. His father and older brother are in the mill. They have a house full of children, and the sanitary conditions are frightful. Location: Henderson, North Carolina. Date Created/Published: 1914 November. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labour pic by Lewis Hine.