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Boys in Trash on Beach #18
  • Lewis Wickes Hine
    born: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States ; died: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Boys in Trash on Beach #18, 1911
  • Child Labor Laws
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lantern slide
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Transfer from Anthropology Museum, KU
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0060

Black and white photograph of three boys picking through trash on a beach. Boys are dressed plainly. Trash fills the foreground. There is a body of water and land mass in the background.