Manuel Sousa and family. Most work in cotton mills, New Bedford, Massachusetts: 1912

Manuel Sousa and family, 306-2nd St., On right end is brother-in-law; next to him is father who works on the river; next is Manuel (appears to be 12 years old) wearing sweater and has arms folded, he has been a cleaner in the Holmes Cotton Mill for two years. John, Manuel's brother (next to him in photo) works in City Cotton Mill. Next is sister. At left of end is cousin. Small fry sprinkled around. All are very illiterate. John and Manuel are the only ones who can speak English and they only a little. Location: New Bedford, Massachusetts. Date Created/Published: 1912 January. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labor pics by Lewis Wickes Hine.