Family of C.J. Walker, Route 2, Box 78, Geronimo, Oklahoma.

Family of C.J. Walker, Route 2, Box 78, Geronimo, Oklahoma. 6-year old Jewel and 5-year old Harold picks 20 to 25 pounds of cotton a day. Father said: "I promised em a little wagon if they'd pick steady, and now they have half a bagful in just a little while." The 3-year old is learning to pick. Father is a renter on shares: gives 1/4 of his cotton for rent, and 1/3 of his corn. Has 20 acres in cotton. Location: Comanche County--Geronimo, Oklahoma. Date Created/Published: 1916 October 10. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labor photo by Lewis Wickes Hine.