Family of Manuel Mederas, 71 Davis St., Has been a sweeper for one year in Nashawena Mill; he says he gets six dollars a week.

Family of Manuel Mederas, 71 Davis St., Has been a sweeper for one year in Nashawena Mill; he says he gets six dollars a week. Has lived in New Bedford six years. His father, Joseph, works in the mill too. Home well kept. His brothers are 10 and 12 years old. Compare with Manuel. It was a bitter cold day and Manuel went to and from the mill with no overcoat nor muffler. "Gee, It's cold!". Location: New Bedford, Massachusetts. Date Created/Published: 1912 January. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Photos of child labour by Lewis Wickes Hine.