In all, the library of congress has over 5,100 photos taken for the nclc between 1908 and 1924, the majority of them taken by hine to learn more about hine’s important work in stopping child labor, head over to the collection’s main page. Student-centered reading of lewis hine’s photographs kate sampsell-willmann lewis wickes hine (1874-1940), the father of social documentary photography, was an intellectual activist for social justice as a public student-centered reading of lewis hine’s photographs 389.
Lewis wickes hine (september 26, 1874 – november 3, 1940) was an american sociologist and photographer hine used his camera as a tool for social reform his photographs were instrumental in changing child labor laws in the united states early life hine was born in oshkosh, wisconsin , on september 26, 1874 after his father was killed in an accident, hine began working and saved his.
-- a missouri school of journalism library web-page is devoted to works by david joseph marcou including the book-pdf for mr marcou's lewis w hines, 1874-1940: a biographical essay, with photographs by lewis wickes hines -- courage to love and reform via documentary photography, by david joseph marcou, 2014. Oh this photo it breaks my heart however, as a i child use to go through the dumps with my mother, searching for treasuresnovember children going through whitman street dump photograph by lewis wickes hine lewis hine was an amazing documentary photographer whose images helped change the child labor laws in the united states.
Hine, lewis wickes photo story: selected letters and photographs of lewis w hine (c1992) international museum of photography / george eastman house. Lewis wickes hine (1874 - 1940) american lewis w hine studied sociology before moving to new york in 1901 to work at the ethical culture school, where he took up photography to enhance his teaching practices by 1904 he had begun a series of photographs documenting the arrival of immigrants at ellis island this project, along with his. Lewis wickes hine (september 26, 1874 – november 3, 1940) was an american sociologist and photographer hine used his camera as a tool for social reform his photographs were instrumental in changing child labor laws in the united states. Icturing class: lewis w hine photographs child labor in new england adds depth and texture to the already substantial scholarship about the life and work of photographer lewis wickes hine (1874–1940.