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[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona. Sturges Esqr.] / Wm. S. Mount 1836.

[Farmers nooning, from the original picture in the possession of Jona....

Print shows workmen resting in the shade of a tree, one man is sharpening a tool, an African American man reclining on a stack of hay, a young boy is leaning over the stack, tickling the man's ear with a piece ... More

Negro dance on a Cuban plantation Coolies and Negroes ; Farm scene near Havana

Negro dance on a Cuban plantation Coolies and Negroes ; Farm scene nea...

Three illustrations show laborers from Africa and China dancing, interacting, and working on a farm in Cuba. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. III, no. 109 (1859 January 29), p. 73.

[Peasants going to work] / J.F. Millet.

[Peasants going to work] / J.F. Millet.

Print shows a man carrying a hoe and a pitchfork, and a woman carrying a jug, headed for the fields.

Agricultural laborer

Agricultural laborer

Photograph shows a Chinese agricultural laborer, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, holding a large scythe with a child next to him. Title from front and back of item. Caption on back : "Agricultural... More

[Man unloading stones from sledge]

[Man unloading stones from sledge]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0188). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Advertisement made for the Merchants Life Insurance Co. of New York City, possibly used as receipt] / American Bank Note Co., New-York.

[Advertisement made for the Merchants Life Insurance Co. of New York C...

Man on horseback talking to two farm laborers shocking grain. Copyrighted by American Bank Note Company. No. 3.

[Chinese men greeting each other, a "compradore" (agent), a Tartar man, and an agricultural laborer with a scythe and a child]
Agricultural laborer

Agricultural laborer

Drawing shows a 19th century Japanese farm worker with shoulder pole carrying baskets of produce. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. Gift; Mrs. David Murra... More

Water wheel

Water wheel

Drawing shows a 19th century Japanese farm worker pedaling a human-powered waterwheel. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Fo... More

The Orange pickers, Ormond

The Orange pickers, Ormond

Listed in Detroit Catalogue F (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 3604. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Orange pickers, Ormond
The mangold harvest / P.H. Emerson.

The mangold harvest / P.H. Emerson.

People harvesting mangolds (a type of beet). Illus. in: Pictures from life in field and fen / by P.H. Emerson, B.A., M.B. (Cantab.) etc. London : George Bell and Sons, pl. 4.

Ploughing stubble

Ploughing stubble

Print shows two men driving two teams of horses pulling plows, tilling the soil in a field, as hens root about in the stubble. T5437 U.S. Copyright Office. Signed in pencil. Remarque: man carrying sheaf. Title ... More

Pea pickers, Mount Morris, N.Y

Pea pickers, Mount Morris, N.Y

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012132. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pea pickers, Mount Morris, N.Y.
[People working among tobacco plants, Rhodesia] - Frank G. Carpenter collection
Tamil coolies picking tea at the Maria Watta plantation

Tamil coolies picking tea at the Maria Watta plantation

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-D4271-237. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library o... More

Tamil coolies plucking the green (tea) leaf at Strathon

Tamil coolies plucking the green (tea) leaf at Strathon

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-D4271-226. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library o... More

Tea pickers at railway station

Tea pickers at railway station

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Woman tea picker in field
Charles Sprague Pearce - Labor

Charles Sprague Pearce - Labor

Reproduction of mural in Library of Congress showing two men removing tree stump. "Artist: C.S. Pearce of Paris, France. Proprietors of photograph Curtis & Cameron, Boston, Massachusetts." Copyright 1896 by Cur... More

Labor, by Charles Sprague Pearce, Library of Congress

Labor, by Charles Sprague Pearce, Library of Congress

Title from jacket. Photograph of a mural by Charles Sprague Pearce in the Library of Congress. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 028012. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Labor, by Charles Sprague Pearce, Library of Congress]
Hi. Holler in Way down East
[Three women and one man hoeing in field]

[Three women and one man hoeing in field]

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 3, no. 247. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... More

On "La Union" sugar plantation, San Luis, Santiago Province, Cuba

On "La Union" sugar plantation, San Luis, Santiago Province, Cuba

Workers in sugar cane field. 38905 U.S. Copyright Office.

The largest field of tobacco in the world, Montpelier, Jamaica W.I.

The largest field of tobacco in the world, Montpelier, Jamaica W.I.

23418 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Strohmeyer & Wyman. No. 710.2.

Brush burning, autochrome color photo
Leon Augustin Lhermitte - The haymakers

Leon Augustin Lhermitte - The haymakers

Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Image on videodisc possibly laterally reversed. Photograph of a painting signed "L. L'hermitte, 1887." Detroit Publishing Co. no. 029834. Gift; State Hi... More

Mid-day dreams

Mid-day dreams

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting signed "Clifford P. Grayson, 1886" at Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 029935. Gift; State Histor... More

L'arrivee des moissonmeurs dans les Marais Pontins

L'arrivee des moissonmeurs dans les Marais Pontins

Title translated: The arrival of the harvesters in the Pontine Marshes. Jacket title: The return of the reapers. Photograph of a photo of a painting in the Louvre Museum. "75. p.z." on negative. Detroit Publish... More

Cane cutters on a Cuban sugar plantation
[Coffee berry pickers, Brazil] / photo by Publishers Photo Service, New York City.

[Coffee berry pickers, Brazil] / photo by Publishers Photo Service, Ne...

Men, women, and children in field, boy on ladder. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by E.M. Newman.

Labor

Labor

Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a mural "Copyright 1896 by C.S. Pearce" in the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28012. Gift; State Histo... More

[The haymakers]
The plowers

The plowers

Listed in Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912) as painting by S.M. Seidenberg. Photograph of a painting at Toledo Museum of Art. "050200 M" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 171. Gift; State Historical ... More

[Labor]
Mid-day dreams
[African Americans resting and shooting dice at edge of cotton field]

[African Americans resting and shooting dice at edge of cotton field]

D18909 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by the Alfred S. Campbell Art Co., Elizabeth, N.J.

[Labor, mural in Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.]
The plowers
L'arrivee des moissonmeurs dans les Marais Pontins
Cane cutters on a Cuban sugar plantation

Cane cutters on a Cuban sugar plantation

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "273" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09220. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Labor, by Pearce, Library of Congress
Labor, by Pearce, Library of Congress

Labor, by Pearce, Library of Congress

Photograph of a mural at Library of Congress. "WJ 226" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 9630. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The delicious product of Irapuata, where strawberries ripen every day in the year, Mexico
[Fruits of the Earth]

[Fruits of the Earth]

Man removing produce from basket to crate. LOT 10137 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1964). Gift, Mina Turner, Käsebier's granddaughter ; 1964. Title... More

Little Negro tea pickers singing pickaninny songs for President Roosevelt, Pinehurst Tea Farm, Summerville, S.C.

Little Negro tea pickers singing pickaninny songs for President Roosev...

Stereograph showing Roosevelt surrounded by children.

Little Negro tea pickers singing pickaninny songs for President Roosevelt, Pinehurst Tea Farm, Summerville, S.C.

Little Negro tea pickers singing pickaninny songs for President Roosev...

Stereograph showing Roosevelt surrounded by children. H17856 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. On recto: Copyright 1902 by Underwood & Underwood.

Little Negro tea pickers singing pickaninny songs for President Roosevelt, Pinehurst Tea Farm, Summerville, S.C.

Little Negro tea pickers singing pickaninny songs for President Roosev...

Stereograph showing Roosevelt surrounded by a group of children.

Franciscan monks making hay, Palestine

Franciscan monks making hay, Palestine

H37958 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by C.H. Graves. On mount: The Universal Photo Art Co. Title on recto of item. No. 73.

Natives shelling corn, Guadalajara, Mexico

Natives shelling corn, Guadalajara, Mexico

H30099 U.S. Copyright Office. Title transcribed from item.

Planting cane, Island of St. Kitts, B.W.I.

Planting cane, Island of St. Kitts, B.W.I.

H27122 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1903 by B.L. Singley. On mount: Keystone View Company. No. 14464.

Juvenile convicts at work in the fields

Juvenile convicts at work in the fields

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 0850. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The woman with the hoe -- hard labor under the tropic sun, St. Kitts, B.W.I.

The woman with the hoe -- hard labor under the tropic sun, St. Kitts, ...

H27123 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1903 by B.L. Singley. On mount: Keystone View Company. No. 14465.

Juvenile convicts at work in the fields
Cutting cane on a Cuban sugar plantation

Cutting cane on a Cuban sugar plantation

Three people, one of them on horseback, in a sugar cane field. No. 09221. Copyright by Detroit Photographic Co.

Gathering in the pumpkins in the Yakima Valley, Wash.

Gathering in the pumpkins in the Yakima Valley, Wash.

H41659 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by B.W. Kilburn. No. 16023.

Gruppa rabochikh na sbori︠e︡ chai︠a︡. Grechanki. [Chakva]
Sbor chai︠a︡. Gruppa grechanok. Kavkaz. [Chakva]
Gruppa rabochikh na sbori︠e︡ chai︠a︡. Grechanki. [Chakva]
Edward H. Mitchell - A carload of grapes from California

Edward H. Mitchell - A carload of grapes from California

Postcard shows montage of farm workers in a vineyard standing inside a horse-drawn cart as a rail car marked "S.P.R.R. 81424" rolls past carrying a gigantic bunch of grapes. 21522 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyrig... More

La famille
Leon Augustin Lhermitte - La famille

Leon Augustin Lhermitte - La famille

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of painting signed "L.L'Hermitte, 1908" at Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M227. Gift; State Historical Societ... More

La famille, autochrome color photo
Leon Augustin Lhermitte - La famille

Leon Augustin Lhermitte - La famille

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Transparency cracked with lower right corner missing. Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 29773. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Sanur, a city set upon a hill, Palestine

Sanur, a city set upon a hill, Palestine

H107334 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Stereo-Travel Co. Title on recto of item. No. 26.

A young berry picker on a Rock Creek farm near Baltimore, Md.  Location: Baltimore, Maryland.
Na si︠e︡nokosi︠e︡ okolo privala. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Na si︠e︡nokosi︠e︡ okolo privala. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Farm workers standing near their farm equipment, taking break from haying.

Na si︠e︡nokosi︠e︡ okolo privala. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Na si︠e︡nokosi︠e︡ okolo privala. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Farm workers standing near their farm equipment, taking break from haying.

A young berry picker on a Rock Creek farm near Baltimore, Md. Location: Baltimore, Maryland

A young berry picker on a Rock Creek farm near Baltimore, Md. Location...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 847. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... More

Monastyrskīĭ si︠e︡nokos. [Leushinskīĭ Monastyrʹ, Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]
Na zhnitvi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Na zhnitvi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Man and woman in hay field making haystacks.

Na zhnitvi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Na zhnitvi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Family(?) sitting in front of hay stacks in a hay field.

Obi︠e︡d na pokosi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Obi︠e︡d na pokosi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Includes group of women and a man eating by waterway.

Na si︠e︡nokosi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Na si︠e︡nokosi︠e︡. [Rossiĭskai︠a︡ imperii︠a︡]

Large group of people working in hay field.

[Back of team driver]

[Back of team driver]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Adventures in Friendship / David Grayson (Ray Stannard Baker). New York : Do... More

Monakhi za rabotoĭ. Posadka kartofeli︠a︡. [Geḟsimanskīĭ skit]
[The drunkard]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[The drunkard]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Adventures in Friendship / David Grayson (Ray Stannard Baker). New York : Doubleday, Page & Co., 1910. p. 115.

Dick. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Dick. Book illustration from Library of Congress

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Adventures in Friendship / David Grayson (Ray Stannard Baker). New York : Doubleday, Page & Co., 1910. p... More

Monakhi za rabotoĭ. Posadka kartofeli︠a︡. [Geḟsimanskīĭ skit]
Eight-year old Jack milking the cows. See Hine Report, Rural Child Labor, August 1915. Location: Western Massachusetts, Massachusetts

Eight-year old Jack milking the cows. See Hine Report, Rural Child Lab...

Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 3966. Hine no. 3967. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints... More

A dilapidated "renters" home near West. The Tripp farm. Five in the family. Girl (apparently fifteen years old) is married. The farm contains a hundred and fifty acres now. A larger farm of eight hundred acres was cut up into this and three others - to rent. See Hine report.  Location: West, Texas.
A dilapidated "renters" home near West. The Tripp farm. Five in the family. Girl (apparently fifteen years old) is married. The farm contains a hundred and fifty acres now. A larger farm of eight hundred acres was cut up into this and three others - to rent. See Hine report. Location: West, Texas

A dilapidated "renters" home near West. The Tripp farm. Five in the fa...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 3646. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... More

[Eight-year old Jack milking the cows. See Hine Report, Rural Child Labor, August 1915.]  Location: [Western Massachusetts, Massachusetts]
Work that Educates. Weeding with his father, John Spargo. Bennington, Vermont, August 1914.  Location: Bennington, Vermont.
[Irreconcilables]

[Irreconcilables]

The cartoon pictures a distraught-looking "Up-State Farmer," seated on a crate, with his hands between his legs, with his back to his potential laborer. Lying on the ground beside him is a smoking pipe and a p... More

Work that Educates. Weeding with his father, John Spargo. Bennington, Vermont, August 1914. Location: Bennington, Vermont

Work that Educates. Weeding with his father, John Spargo. Bennington, ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 3999-A. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... More

Work that Educates.Twelve-year old boy tending chickens with his father, John Spargo. Bennington, Vermont, Aug. 1914. Location: Bennington, Vermont

Work that Educates.Twelve-year old boy tending chickens with his fathe...

Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 3997A. Hine no. 3998-A. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Pri... More

[Work that Educates.Twelve-year old boy tending chickens with his father, John Spargo. Bennington, Vermont, Aug. 1914.]  Location: [Bennington, Vermont].
Barbara Lieber, nine-year old beet worker hoeing with her eleven-year old sister on a Wisconsin farm near St. John. See Hine Report, Wisconsin Sugar Beet, July 1915.  Location: St. John [vicinity], Wisconsin.
[Three adults and six children from seven years to twelve years hard at work on a sugar beet farm near Greeley Colorado. The father said: "The children can thin the beets better than grown ups. We all work fourteen hours a day at times because when the beets is ready they has to be done. About twelve weeks is about all the children can work on thinning and topping. Some of them hoe a little. See Hine Report, Colorado Bee[t] Workers, July, 1915.]  Location: [Greeley vicinity, Colorado]
[Nine year old Mollie Keller and her two sisters, 10 and 13 yrs old, pulling beets. The overalls are used by many girls and women. They said they begin sometimes at 5 A.M., usually about 6 or 7, -and work until 6 P.M. with an hour off at noon. An 8 yr old sister works some. These 4 children, with the father and mother, work a large plot of beets on contract for W.E. Damm, near Sterling Colo. Mr. Damm said this family would make from $800 to $900 this season, with two or three hundred dollars out for expenses]  Location: [Sterling vicinity, Colorado] / [Photo by Hine. Oct. 21/15]
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