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Document for September 28th:
"Rose Biodo, Philadelphia, 10 years old..."

"Rose Biodo, Philadelphia, 10 years old...." September 28, 1910; Lewis Wickes Hine, Photographer (National Archives Identifier: 523263); National Child Labor Committee Photographs taken by Lewis Hine, ca. 1912; Records of the Children’s Bureau, 1908 - 1969; Record Group 102; National Archives.

"Rose Biodo, Philadelphia, 10 years old. Working 3 summers, minds baby and carries berries, two pecks at a time. Whites Bog, Brown Mills, N.J. This is the fourth week of school and the people expect to remain here two weeks more." By Lewis Hine, September 28, 1910.

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