Young cotton mill worker. A piece of the machine fell on his foot mashing his toe.

Young cotton mill worker. A piece of the machine fell on his foot mashing his toe. This caused him to fall on to a spinning machine and his hand went into the unprotected gearing, crushing and tearing out two fingers. Location: Bessemer City, North Carolina. Date Created/Published: 1912 October 23. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Child labour pic by Lewis Hine.