Tallest boy Johnnie Younts, 72 Kirk Street. Works in Salisbury Mills, N.C. Has worked in cotton mill for 8 years.

Tallest boy Johnnie Younts, 72 Kirk Street. Works in Salisbury Mills, N.C. Has worked in cotton mill for 8 years. Began at 7 years old. When can he get any education? Other boy one year in mill. Location: Salisbury, North Carolina. Date Created/Published: 1908 December. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Pic of child labor by Lewis Wickes Hine.


Google Street view

Using Google Street View, you can find 72 Kirk Street in Salisbury. The house that Johnnie Younts grew up in is still there. I wonder if the current owner knows the home's connection to history.