Some of the younger workers in the Beaumont Mills, Spartenberg sic, S.C.

Some of the younger workers in the Beaumont Mills, Spartenberg sic, S.C. The youngest boy on the right hand end is Bob Cook, works in spinning room #2. Said he had been working about a year. Began at 35 cents a day now makes 50 cents. Their family bible gave his birth day June 25th, 1901, making him 10 years old. Small boy on left end Emmett Capps been doffing one year. Doesn't seem to be 12 years old. The other boys are questionable. Location: Spartanburg, South Carolina. Date Created/Published: 1912 May. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Picture of child labour by Lewis Wickes Hine.