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Batavia - man watering the street with large watering cans hanging from shoulders

Batavia - man watering the street with large watering cans hanging fro...

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

Darjeeling - burro carrying milk cans

Darjeeling - burro carrying milk cans

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

Boys in a Cannery, Indianapolis, Ind. Unloading new tomato cans from freight cars. Witness E.N. Clopper. Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Boys in a Cannery, Indianapolis, Ind. Unloading new tomato cans from f...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Canneries. Hine no. 57. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divis... more

[Labeling cans of the "Veribest" products in Armour's Packing Plant, Chicago, U.S.A.]

[Labeling cans of the "Veribest" products in Armour's Packing Plant, C...

J134796 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Kelley & Chadwick.

The Weighing machine

The Weighing machine

Eight Chinese men working at machine with cans of salmon in background, probably in Washington or Oregon. J186300 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1385. Copyright by J.A. McCormick.

Eight-year old Jack carrying cans of milk on stone boat. This involves some heavy lifting. See Hine Report, Rural Child Labor, August 1915. Location: Western Massachusetts, Massachusetts

Eight-year old Jack carrying cans of milk on stone boat. This involves...

Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 3968. Hine no. 3969. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints... more

Series showing the day's work of Estelle and Felix Humphrey. See card reports of same. L.W. Hine Location: Elizabethtown vicinity, Kentucky

Series showing the day's work of Estelle and Felix Humphrey. See card ...

Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Agriculture. Title from NCLC caption card for Hine no. 4106. Hine no. 4111. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints... more

Lowering baskets full of cans into cooking kettles. Cans of peas are steam pressure-cooked for twenty or thirty minutes. Sun Prairie, Wisconsin

Lowering baskets full of cans into cooking kettles. Cans of peas are s...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Tea and tomato juice cause marketing headache, consumers expert tells committee. Washington, D.C., May 11. Dr. Ruth W. Ayers, New York economist and formerly on the staff of the Consumers' Advisory Board of the defunct NRA, brought in three packages of tea and 21 cans of tomato juice to show the temporary economic committee today, and told members that deceptive sizes of cans and packages and lack of quality gradings cause housewives a good deal of shopping headache. She said that she bought all the food at retail stores yesterday, found 11 different brands and 17 sizes of tomato juice cans, with no way to determine quality except to try them all. Asking for 1 quarter lb. tea packages, she was given packages containing 1-2 oz. less than she had asked for. Even though the package was marked as to net weight. She pointed this out as being 'misleading,' even though the price may be adjusted to fit the eight

Tea and tomato juice cause marketing headache, consumers expert tells ...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

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