Eight year old Syrian girl, Pheobe i.e. Phoebe Thomas, going to work at 6 a.m.

Eight year old Syrian girl, Pheobe i.e. Phoebe Thomas, going to work at 6 a.m., August 14, with great butcher knife, to cut sardines in Seacoast Canning Co. Factory #4, Eastport Me. Said she was a cutter, and I saw her working later. (See photos of her accident, #2444, #2445, #2449.) Location: Eastport, Maine. Date Created/Published: 1911 August. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Picture of child labor by Lewis Wickes Hine.