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The Future of America: Lewis Hine's New Deal Photographs
Sorted AscendingTitleDateArtist Accession Number
[Semi-skilled worker inserting balance screws in rim of balance wheel, Hamilton Watch Factory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania]January 1937Lewis Wickes Hine799.1975
[Skilled cabinet maker assembling two key rails for radio cabinet, RCA Victor Plant, Camden, New Jersey]probably March 1937Lewis Wickes Hine951.1975
[Skilled inspector using high-precision toolmaker's microscope, accurate to .0001 of an inch, to examine watches, Hamilton Watch Factory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania]January 1937Lewis Wickes Hine796.1975
[Stationary steam engine built by W. W. Baldwin before 1830, Baldwin Locomotive Works, Eddystone, Pennsylvania]May 1937Lewis Wickes Hine977.1975
[Three "toppers" topping 51-gauge hosiery, Minnesac Mills, Philadelphia]February 1937Lewis Wickes Hine948.1975
[Two workers stamping glass jars with new device for lettering painted bottles, T. C. Wheaton Company, Millville, New Jersey]March 1937Lewis Wickes Hine897.1975
[Walsh Holyoke Steam Boiler Works, Jolly, Inc., Church of the Precious Blood, and Holyoke Water Power Company at dusk, Holyoke, Massachusetts]December 1936Lewis Wickes Hine750.1975
[William A. Portington, 72-year-old worker, using hand-operated knitting machine 100 years old formerly used to knit hosiery, Minnesac Mills, Philadelphia]May 1937Lewis Wickes Hine979.1975
[Worker drawing out sheet of glass wool as screen rotates, Frederick & Dimmock Company, Millville, New Jersey]March 1937Lewis Wickes Hine909.1975
[Worker knitting 42-gauge hose on modern machine, Minnesac Mills, Philadelphia]February 1937Lewis Wickes Hine945.1975