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Truant hanging around boats in the harbor during school hours. Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Going to dinner from Great Falls Mfg. Co., Somersworth, N.H. May 18, 1909. A number of young boys and girls work regularly (during school hours) as "helpers" to mother, father or sister. Location: Somersworth, New Hampshire

Truant hanging around boats in the harbor during school hours. Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

Hebrews[sic] Boys in School Hours Celebrating a Religious Holiday "We dar'sn't Go to School on a Holiday." Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

Going to dinner from Great Falls Mfg. Co., Somersworth, N.H. May 18, 1909. A number of young boys and girls work regularly (during school hours) as "helpers" to mother, father or sister. Location: Somersworth, New Hampshire.

Selling during school hours, 10:30 A.M. Location: Syracuse, New York (State)

[Selling during school hours, 2 P.M.] Location: Rochester, New York (State)

Selling during school hours, 2 P.M. Location: Rochester, New York (State)

Newsie, selling in the afternoon--after school hours. Location: Schenectady, New York (State)

Donato Dandrea, hopping cars to sell papers at 10 A.M. during school hours. (See No. 1213.) Location: Buffalo, New York (State)

Donato Dandrea, hopping cars to sell papers at 10 A.M. during school hours. (See No. 1213.) Location: Buffalo, New York (State)

A young truant newsie, during school hours. Location: Nashville, Tennessee.

Selling during school hours, 10:30 A.M. Location: Syracuse, New York (State)

Selling at 12:30 P.M., between school hours, on Main Street. Location: Rochester, New York (State)

Selling during school hours, 2 P.M. Location: Rochester, New York (State)

Selling during school hours, 10:30 A.M. Location: Syracuse, New York (State)

A young truant newsie, during school hours. Location: Nashville, Tennessee

Selling at 12:30 P.M., between school hours, on Main Street. Location: Rochester, New York (State)

Selling during school hours, 2 P.M. Location: Rochester, New York (State)

10 yr. old news-boy selling during school hours, but he said that he only goes to school in the afternoons. The half-day system makes it very hard to check up truants, but a good many of the news-boys freely admit that they skip school to sell extras. Salvatore Pulsatori, first St. and Wonders Court, badge No. 956, 9 A.M., 41512. Goes to Jefferson School. Location: Washington (D.C.), District of Columbia

10 yr. old news-boy selling during school hours, but he said that he only goes to school in the afternoons. The half-day system makes it very hard to check up truants, but a good many of the news-boys freely admit that they skip school to sell extras. Salvatore Pulsatori, first St. and Wonders Court, badge No. 956, 9 A.M., 4/15/12. Goes to Jefferson School. Location: [Washington (D.C.), District of Columbia].

12 yr. old truant, selling extras during school hours, 41512. "Thought I'd rather sell extras to-day than go to school. I go to St. Patrick's School." At 2 A.M. April 19, I found him still selling Extras, with several other boys not much older. Joseph O'Connor, 922 Twenty-second St., N.W. Is a truant. Did not get along in public school. Location: Washington (D.C.), District of Columbia

After school hours

12 yr. old truant, selling extras during school hours, 4/15/12. "Thought I'd rather sell extras to-day than go to school. I go to St. Patrick's School." At 2 A.M. April 19, I found him still selling Extras, with several other boys not much older. Joseph O'Connor, 922 Twenty-second St., N.W. Is a truant. Did not get along in public school. Location: [Washington (D.C.), District of Columbia]

Scene in a cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage near Waxahachie. These boys from seven years old upward pick cotton, helping this man outside of school hours. There are twenty children in this orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie [vicinity], Texas.

Scene in the cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage, near Waxahachie. These boys, from seven years old and upward, pick cotton, helping this man, outside of school hours. There are 20 children in the Orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene in the cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage, near Waxahachie. These boys, from seven years old and upward, pick cotton, helping this man, outside of school hours. There are 20 children in the Orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie [vicinity], Texas.

Scene on the farm of S.N.? Whiteside, near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick cotton regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene in a cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage near Waxahachie. These boys from seven years old upward pick cotton, helping this man outside of school hours. There are twenty children in this orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene in the cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage, near Waxahachie. These boys, from seven years old and upward, pick cotton, helping this man, outside of school hours., There are 20 children in the Orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie [vicinity], Texas.

Scene on the farm of S.N.[?] Whiteside near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick cotton regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie [vicinity], Texas.

Children thrashing corn during school hours on a farm near Dublin. Many such light occupations fall to the lot of the Georgia child. Location: Dublin vicinity, Georgia

Children thrashing corn during school hours on a farm near Dublin. Many such light occupations fall to the lot of the Georgia child. Location: Dublin [vicinity], Georgia.

[Rader Copeland (Lake Park). He was plowing during school hours and will lose 10 weeks of schooling. His father said that he needed the boy's help. He plows, plants, chops cotton, picks cotton. The father said: "He ain't very fast." Said he was 10 years old. The sister said he was 12 years old.] Location: Valdosta, Georgia.

Rader Copeland (Lake Park). He was plowing during school hours and will lose 10 weeks of schooling. His father said that he needed the boy's help. He plows, plants, chops cotton, picks cotton. The father said: "He ain't very fast." Said he was 10 years old. The sister said he was 12 years old. Location: Valdosta, Georgia

Rader Copeland (Lake Park). He was plowing during school hours and will lose 10 weeks of schooling. His father said that he needed the boy's help. He plows, plants, chops cotton, picks cotton. The father said: "He ain't very fast." Said he was 10 years old. The sister said he was 12 years old. Location: Valdosta, Georgia.

[B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours.] Location: [Bowling Green, Kentucky] / [Lewis W. Hine]

B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours. Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky Lewis W. Hine

[B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours.] Location: [Bowling Green, Kentucky] / [Lewis W. Hine]

B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours. Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky Lewis W. Hine

[B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours.] Location: [Bowling Green, Kentucky] / [Lewis W. Hine]

B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours. Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky Lewis W. Hine

B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours. Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky Lewis W. Hine

[B.F. Howell, Route 4, Bowling Green, Ky. and part of his family stripping tobacco. The 8 and 10-year old boys in photo "tie up waste"; his 12-year old boy and 14-year old girl (not in photo but they lose a good deal of schooling for work) are regular strippers. Photo taken during school hours.] Location: [Bowling Green, Kentucky] / [Lewis W. Hine]

Family of J.H. Burch, Route 1, Rockfield, Ky. Boys 12, 14 and 17 (stripping tobacco) working during school hours. Have been out a good deal. Go to Quarry School (6-12). Two families represented in photo. See special card and Kentucky report. Location: Warren County--Rockfield, Kentucky / Lewis W. Hine.

Leroy Raley, 215 Noble St., a 10-year-old truant newsboy, who was photographed during school hours. Said: "Someone stole my clothes so I couldn't go to school." Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

10-year-old truant newsie, selling during school hours Said: "I been sich [i.e., sick] with pneumonia". Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

A pair of truants, tending their father's mules. Photo taken during school hours, near Oklahoma City. Boys are 9 and 11 yrs. old. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. / L.W. Hine.

A pair of truants, tending their father's mules. Photo taken during school hours, near Oklahoma City. Boys are 9 and 11 yrs. old. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. / L.W. Hine.

Jack O'Neill, 516 12 N. Shartell St. 11-year-old messenger working this week for the S. & S. Messenger Co. "School closed this week on account of epidemic." Photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Lewis W. Hine

Jack and Jesse Ryan, truant newsies who were photographed during school hours. See 4756. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

A pair of truants, tending their father's mules. Photo taken during school hours, near Oklahoma City. Boys are 9 and 11 yrs. old. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. L.W. Hine

Charlie Scott, who lives at 19 Third St. is 9 years old and a truant newsboy. Said: "I dunno where the school is." Has been in the city 2 months. Photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Sam Pine, 8-year-old truant newsboy, who lives at 717 W. California St. Said: "I was late getting up and don't want to get the rubber tube fo[r] being tardy so I staid away to-day." Photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

Jack and Jesse Ryan, truant newsies who were photographed during school hours. See 4756. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Lewis W. Hine

Jack O'Neill, 516 1/2 N. Shartell St. 11-year-old messenger working this week for the S. & S. Messenger Co. "School closed this week on account of epidemic." Photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

A pair of truants, tending their father's mules. Photo taken during school hours, near Oklahoma City. Boys are 9 and 11 yrs. old. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. L.W. Hine

Charlie Scott, who lives at 19 Third St. is 9 years old and a truant newsboy. Said: "I dunno where the school is." Has been in the city 2 months. Photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Lewis W. Hine

8-year-old truant newsboy, who didn't know his name nor where he lived. Said he had just had the measles. Photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Lewis W. Hine.

10-year-old truant newsie, selling during school hours Said: "I been sich i.e., sick with pneumonia". Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Lewis W. Hine

High school boy eating lunch where he works after school hours helping to relieve the manpower shortage

High school boy eating lunch where he works after school hours helping to relieve the manpower shortage

Scene in a shop where high school boys help the workers after school hours to relieve the manpower shortage

High school boy working as a janitor after school hours

Scene in a shop where high school boys help the workers after school hours to relieve the manpower shortage

Charlotte Court House, Virginia. Central High School band every month or so marches up Main Street to give drills and a concert. Players must buy their own instruments and costumes and pay for their own lessons. Lessons are given during school hours

Women in essential services. Mrs. E.K. Sabel and Mrs. J.R. Harris, members of the Women's Safety Traffic Reserve in Oakland, California, are among the many mothers who are keeping the city's accident rate low by guarding school crossings during school hours

Charlotte Court House, Virginia. Central High School band every month or so marches up Main Street to give drills and concerts. Players must buy their own instruments and costumes and pay for their own lessons. Lessons are given during school hours

Schenectady, New York. The copy desk of the Terrace Tribune, put out bi-weekly by the second semester journalism class at the Nott Terrace High School. The work on the paper is done mostly after school hours

Charlotte Court House, Virginia. Central High School band every month or so marches up Main Street to give drills and concerts. Players must buy instruments and costumes and pay for their own lessons. Lessons are given during school hours

Charlotte Court House, Virginia. Central High School band every month or so marches up Main Street to give drills and a concert. Players must buy their own instruments and costumes and pay for their own lessons. Lessons are given during school hours

New York, New York. Children of working mothers, who receive day care at the Greenwich House on Saturdays and after school hours, returning to this community center after a trip to the zoo or some other place of interest. A marked sense of group responsibility is manifest as they go through New York City's densest traffic zone safely

New York, New York. A young girl working on an oil painting during after school hours at Greenwich House, a community center where she receives day care while his mother works

New York, New York. Children engrossed by a play put on by playmates at Greenwich House where they receive day care after school hours and on Saturdays while their mothers are working

New York, New York. Children of working mothers who receive day care at Greenwich House on Saturdays and after school hours, enjoying a dancing and singing class at this community center

New York, New York. A young girl working on an oil painting during after school hours at Greenwich House, a community center where she receives day care while his mother works

New York, New York. Two children of working mothers who receive day care at Greenwich House enjoying their work in clay. They also enjoy singing and dancing and rest in after school hours at this neighborhood center

New York, New York. Two children of working mothers who receive day care at Greenwich House enjoying their work in clay. They also enjoy singing and dancing and rest in after school hours at this neighborhood center

New York, New York. Children engrossed by a play put on by playmates at Greenwich House where they receive day care after school hours and on Saturdays while their mothers are working

New York, New York. Two children of working mothers, developing their favorite hobbies during after school hours at Greenwich houses where they receive day care until the mothers call for them

New York, New York. Two children of working mothers, developing their favorite hobbies during after school hours at Greenwich houses where they receive day care until the mothers call for them

New York, New York. Children of working mothers who receive day care at Greenwich House on Saturdays and after school hours, enjoying a dancing and singing class at this community center

New York, New York. Children of working mothers, who receive day care at the Greenwich House on Saturdays and after school hours, returning to this community center after a trip to the zoo or some other place of interest. A marked sense of group responsibility is manifest as they go through New York City's densest traffic zone safely

Truant hanging around boats in the harbor during school hours. Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Scene is a cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage near Waxahachie. These boys from seven years old upward pick cotton helping this man outside of school hours. There are twenty children, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene on the farm of S.N.? Whiteside, near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene in the cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage, near Waxahachie. These boys, from seven years and upwards, pick cotton, helping this man, outside of school hours. There are 20 children in this Orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene on the farm of S.N.? Whiteside, near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton, outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Jack Ryan, 6 years old and Jesse Ryan, 10 years old. Onem Smith, 12 years old and lives at 1506 S. Robinson St. Onem said: "I never have been in school in my life but I got a pretty good education - sellin papers." Been selling here 6 months. See report on Truants by L.W. Hine. These boys are truants who were photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Lewis W. Hine

Truant hanging around boats in the harbor during school hours. Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Scene in the cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage, near Waxahachie. These boys, from seven years and upwards, pick cotton, helping this man, outside of school hours. There are 20 children in this Orphanage, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene on the farm of S.N.? Whiteside, near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton, outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene is a cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage near Waxahachie. These boys from seven years old upward pick cotton helping this man outside of school hours. There are twenty children, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Scene on the farm of S.N.? Whiteside, near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie vicinity, Texas

Jack Ryan, 6 years old and Jesse Ryan, 10 years old. Onem Smith, 12 years old and lives at 1506 S. Robinson St. Onem said: "I never have been in school in my life but I got a pretty good education - sellin papers." Been selling here 6 months. See report on Truants by L.W. Hine. These boys are truants who were photographed during school hours. Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Lewis W. Hine

Truant hanging around boats in the harbor during school hours. Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

Truant hanging around boats in the harbor during school hours. Location: Boston, Massachusetts.

[Family of J.H. Burch, Route 1, Rockfield, Ky. Boys 12, 14 and 17 (stripping tobacco) working during school hours. Have been out a good deal. Go to Quarry School (6-12). Two families represented in photo. See special card and Kentucky report. Location: [Warren County--Rockfield, Kentucky] / [Lewis W. Hine]

[Family of J.H. Burch, Route 1, Rockfield, Ky. Boys 12, 14 and 17 (stripping tobacco) working during school hours. Have been out a good deal. Go to Quarry School (6-12). Two families represented in photo. See special card and Kentucky report. Location: [Warren County--Rockfield, Kentucky] / [Lewis W. Hine]

Scene on the farm of S.N.[?] Whiteside, near Waxahachie. Children come out here from the town to pick cotton outside of school hours. Ages range from four and six years (ages of the two youngest boys who pick regularly) up to fifteen and more. Two adults. Location: Waxahachie [vicinity], Texas.

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