Newkirk children picking blackberries. Father, Hildred Newkirk.

Newkirk children picking blackberries. Father, Hildred Newkirk. Willie, 15 years, Catherine 13 years, Clarence, 10 years and Sam, 8 years. Will start school (Indian Field) soon. Mother said: "They haint got money fer books so they have to git a little from the berryin'." Some families nearby earn considerable money at this work. Teacher of Rabittown School said most of her absences have been due to picking berries. Location: Clark County, Kentucky. Date Created/Published: 1916 August 7. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labour pic by Lewis Hine.