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The Barefoot Sweeper: 1916

The Barefoot Sweeper: 1916

15-year-old sweeper in the spinning and spooling room of Berkshire Cotton Mills. Adams, Massachusetts. July 10, 1916. View full size. Photo by Lewis Hine.

 

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That's really getting casual!! Imagine how dirty his feet got!

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They sure didn't care much about safety back then, hope the boy never dropped or stepped on anything on his feet

[It was Casual Friday. - Dave]

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