Sula Bedford, nine years old. Lives in Tupelo, Miss.

Sula Bedford, nine years old. Lives in Tupelo, Miss. Mother said, "Just as soon as she's 12, her father wants her to learn to weave. She could spin now, (heaps of 'em smaller'n she is does) but he can't earn 'nuff spinnin'." Location: Tupelo, Mississippi. Date Created/Published: 1911 May. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labor pic by Lewis Wickes Hine.