Baseball Among Child Laborers – Playmakerjournal


Baseball Among Child Laborers

Indiana Ball Team

The Ball Team, young glass workers in Indiana, by Lewis Hine, 1908

Photographer and social reformer Lewis Hine used his camera on behalf of the National Child Labor Committee to document and improve the lot of working-class children in the early twentieth century.

Baseball bat.


Tobacco pipes.

A far cry from Little League in 2022!