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Child labor in America : a history / Chaim M. Rosenberg.
Rosenberg, Chaim M.
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 
vii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Law and legislation
"Until the close of the 19th century, many children in America were employed in farming, mills and mines or sold newspapers and fruits and vegetables on the streets. It took the Great Depression and New Deal legislation to pass the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (and receive the support of the Supreme Court)"-- Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Cotton and cotton mills
Settlement houses--Jane Addams, Julia Lathrop and Lillian Wald
Reformers and muckrakers
In the mines
On the farm
Distributing the news
Bottles, silk, meat and shoes
Children at war
Health and education of working children
National Child Labor Committee and the U.S. Children's Bureau
Lewis Wickes Hine, photographer extraordinaire
The legal battle
Frances Perkins and the new deal
Child labor today.
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9780786473496 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786473495 (softcover : alk. paper)
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