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Lewis W. Hine (1874-1940) was an American Photographer and Sociologist, best known for his photography about child labor in the United States. He studied sociology in Chicago and New York becoming a teacher and then in 1908 left his teaching position for a full-time job as an investigative photographer for the National Child Labor Committee.

Lewis Hine travelled the country taking pictures of children working in factories; in one year he covered over 12,000 miles.

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