Francis Manning, 406 Main St., Palmer Mass.

Francis Manning, 406 Main St., Palmer Mass. Said he was 11 years old and "helps" Arthur Phaneuf in Palmer Carpet Factory during vacation. "I take off the cobs and put on empty spools. I do it just to learn. No pay." Arthur and others said he "helped." His father clerks in the hotel. Location: Palmer, Massachusetts. Date Created/Published: 1911 September. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Photos of child labor by Lewis Hine.