his photograph was taken in the and shows children picking cotton in a field. Cotton picking was very hard work, and some of these children look like they are no older that 6 or and are working in the field barefoot.
Going Under: 1892 (Shorpy Photo Archive - Old Pictures, Better Than New)
Lunch atop a Skyscraper (New York Construction Workers Lunching on a Crossbeam) is a famous photograph taken by Charles C. Ebbets during construction of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center in (Photographer: Charles C. Ebbets) I still can't believe this.
An image of Miss Mary McCandlish by David Octavius Hill, Robert Adamson, (I know absolutely nothing about this woman, but she looks a bit.creepy to me. As if the secret she knows is about the bodies buried in the garden. Gives me the shivers.