TODDLERS & TIARAS | 1899 | THE BLACK VICTORIANS
Full length portrait of an unidentified a young African American girl wearing a formal white princess gown with gloves. Daniel Murray, photographer. 1899
THE BABYSITTERS | 1934
Beret-clad African American girls minding babies in carriages in Harlem. New York, 1934. Dorien Leigh, photographer. Life Photo Archives, © Time Inc.
The first mobile library of Kuhmo municipality (Northeastern Finland) serving school children in the 1970s, ph. Auvo Sauramäki
While travelling by rail through North Carolina and the Virginias, photographer Hugh Mangum took beautiful portraits of a variety of people.
These portraits were taken between the 1880s and early 1920s. The above photos are a very small sampling of his work. The full collection can be found at Duke Libraries Digital Collection
Ghassan Kanafani, teaching Palestinian children of exile in the hills of Lebanon, early 1970s.
He often repeated “Our children are the future”.
With so much life gone from knowledge how to know when it all began, all the variants of the one that one by one their venom staling follow upon one another, all life long, till you succumb.
"Bibb Mill No. 1 Some boys were so small they had to climb up on the spinning frame to mend the broken threads and put back the empty bobbins." Macon, Georgia 1908 by Lewis Hine.