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Effects of the Industrial Revolution: Child Labor

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 A child millworker is shown here. She runs 4 sides of the mill on 48 cents a day. When asked how old she was, she hesitated, then said, “I don’t remember,” then added confidentially, “I’m not old enough to work, but do just the same.”
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Here shows several young boys working in a textile factory in the late 19th century.