From 1908 to Lewis Hine collected visual evidence of the nation's youngest workers. Hine described this young mill worker, Addie Card, as an "anemic little spinner." She was photographed in 1910 at the North Pownal Cotton Mill in Vermont.
Lewis Wickes Hine (September 1874 – November was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in changing the child labor laws in the United States.
Spinners at the Pell City Cotton Mill.photo by Arthur Carlton who stated: "Grouped for me by overseer Mr. Thompson, Supt of the Mill (there are still Carltons in Pell City.wonder if they are descendants of Arthur)