On the way to school. Country children en route to the Buckeye Grades School, - (See Photos-) near Marlinton, W. Va.

On the way to school. Country children en route to the Buckeye Grades School, - (See Photos-) near Marlinton, W. Va. These come from some of the poorer farms and walk from 2 to 3 miles each way. One walked 4 miles all winter. In some country districts, the children go barefoot through the snow, several miles. (Not many.) Oct. 6, 1921. Pocahontas Co. Location: Pocahontas County--Marlinton, West Virginia. Date Created/Published: 1921 October 6. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labor pics by Lewis Wickes Hine.