The cotton pickers on this farm were temporary neighbors to the owner. Four adults and seven children.

The cotton pickers on this farm were temporary neighbors to the owner. Four adults and seven children. The latter as follows: one six year old boy picks one hundred pounds a day. His father said "He picks one hundred pounds every day." Two children of seven pick one hundred and fifty pounds a day each. One of nine years picks about two hundred pounds. Several from ten to fifteen pick three to four hundred pounds. The whole group picks a bale a day. (1,600 to 1,800) pounds a day. Location: McKinney vicinity, Texas. Date Created/Published: 1913 October. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Photos of child labor by Lewis Wickes Hine.