Field-workers, Amer. Sumatra Tobacco Co. The Supt.

Field-workers, Amer. Sumatra Tobacco Co. The Supt. called the boys out to the end of the rows and we found 47 boys from 9 to 15 years old, all working but could not get hold of them all. The Supt. said, "We have to hire boys because we can't get men to do the work." Many of them live in Hartford, Conn., and go back and forth on the trolley. Location: South Windsor, Connecticut. Date Created/Published: 1917 August 2. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Photos of child labor by Lewis Hine.