The Dickerson Family, Dependent Parents. Father (not in photo) works in a machine shop.

The Dickerson Family, Dependent Parents. Father (not in photo) works in a machine shop. All except mother and two babes work in the cotton mill, Winona. Mother said, "Father earns good pay. The children all together earn twelve to fourteen dollars a week. Been here two years. Came from the farm, but we couldn't get the children back onto the farm now. They like the mill work." Home was bare and poorly kept. Queries:- Where does the money go? Where is the need for the little ones working?. Location: Winona, Mississippi. Date Created/Published: 1911 May. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Picture of child labour by Lewis Hine.