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Extract from an article of agreement, dated the fifteenth day of March, 1810, between James S. Ewing & Gideon H. Wells ... [Note by Gideon H. Wells] Burlington County, August 24, 1811.

[General-content map of several townships in the southern part of Burlington County, N.J.]

Map of Burlington County /

New map of Burlington County : from actual surveys & official records /

New map of Burlington County : from actual surveys & official records /

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Riverton, Burlington County, New Jersey

Real estate speculators try to induce people from nearby cities to settle unproductive land, Burlington County, New Jersey

Old man picking cranberries. Padrone (labor contractor) in background. Burlington County, New Jersey

Migratory worker with load of cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Padrone (labor contractor) directing cranberry scoopers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information photo.

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Family from Italian section of Philadelphia working in cranberry bog. Only families with many children are employed. Children are kept out of school for more than two months of the school year. Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Barracks housing cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Cranberries floating on the surface of a flooded bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Man scooping cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Cranberry pickers' laundry, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

During the picking process many of the cranberries are torn from the vines and fall to the ground. The bogs are then flooded and agitated with the hydroplane which causes the cranberries to float, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Gathering cranberries that are floating on the surface of a flooded bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

Shack in which families of cranberry pickers are crowded together, Burlington County, New Jersey

Home of agricultural worker. Burlington County, New Jersey

Man scooping cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers getting into truck that will carry them back to Philadelphia, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

Washing and toilet facilities for cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Barracks housing cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry scooper emptying the contents of scoop, Burlington County, New Jersey

Padrone supervising work of cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information photo.

Boy with cranberry scoop, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers in bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

During the picking process many of the cranberries are torn from the vines and fall to the ground. The bogs are then flooded and agitated with the hydroplane which causes the cranberries to float, Burlington County, New Jersey

Packing and sorting house at White's Bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Family from Italian section of Philadelphia working in cranberry bog. Only families with many children are employed. Children are kept out of school for more than two months of the school year. Burlington County, New Jersey

Privy near cranberry pickers' shack, Burlington County, New Jersey

Woman picking cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Portable privy used by over 200 cranberry pickers. Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers in bog. Three-fourths of these workers are children. Most of the pickers are Italian families from So. Philadelphia. The head of the family is the only one who gets paid. Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Mother and children picking cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Cranberry pickers from Philadelphia on labor contractor's truck, Burlington County, New Jersey

Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers getting into truck that will carry them back to Philadelphia, Burlington County, New Jersey

Man with cranberry scoop, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cooking facilities for cranberry pickers. Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Cranberry scoopers drinking from the top of a mild car, Burlington County, New Jersey

Checking station for cranberry scoopers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Girl picking cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Farmer and his wife, brought out from city by real estate promoters, find only a sub-marginal existence. Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Cranberry picker, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers in bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

Owner of cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Washing and toilet facilities for cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Unsanitary privy on sub-marginal farm. Burlington County, New Jersey

Farmers of Great Depression. Dust bowl refugees, Resettlement program.

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Shacks on apple-grower's farm in which seasonal workers live. Burlington County, New Jersey

Farmers of Great Depression. Dust bowl refugees, Resettlement program.

Shacks housing cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Man with cranberry scoop, Burlington County, New Jersey

Unsuccessful real estate development in sandy pine area. Burlington County, New Jersey

Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information photo.

Girl picking cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Boy with cranberry scoop, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers getting into truck that will carry them back to Philadelphia, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Cranberry picker, Burlington County, New Jersey

Family of cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey

Children picking cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Shack in which families of cranberry pickers are crowded together, Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Migratory worker with load of cranberries, Burlington County, New Jersey

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Cranberry picker at checking station. Burlington County, New Jersey

Boy picking cranberries. Burlington County, New Jersey

Unsuccessful real estate development in sandy pine area. Burlington County, New Jersey

Sub-marginal farm. Burlington County, New Jersey

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Child labor, cranberry bog, Burlington County, New Jersey

Cranberry pickers, Burlington County, New Jersey