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0060804
HAT FACTORY, c1900.
Women workers in a New York City hat factory, c1900. Oil over a photograph, c1900.
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0059996
GLASS MANUFACTURE, 1751.
Manufacturing plate glass. A ladle of molten glass, ready to pour, is pulled out of the furnace onto a carriage. Line engraving, from 'L'Encyclopedie' of Denis Diderot, French, 1751.
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0132810
TEXTILE MILL, 1908.
View of the Wylie Mill which employed many young children in Chester, South Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, November 1908.
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0117912
HINE: WATCH FACTORY, 1908.
A man tending to a machine that makes the tiny screws used in watches at a factory in South Bend, Indiana. Photograph by Lewis Hine, 1908.
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0268428
LOCOMOTIVE FACTORY, 1864.
Steam hammer at the locomotive factory at Newcastle-On-Tyne, England. Wood engraving, English, 1864.
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0037764
LUDDITES, 1811.
English workers and Luddites smashing a spinning jenny in a factory during the riots of 1811-1816. Illustration, c1935.
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0133688
BANGLADESH: CHILD LABOR.
A boy working alongside men in a cement factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photograph, 27 February 2007. Full credit: Lillehaug - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0133514
GERMANY: STEEL FACTORY.
Workers at a Siemens-Martin open-hearth furnace in a steel factory in Bochum, West Germany. Photograph, 1950s.
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0010711
MASSACHUSETTS MILL GIRL.
A Massachusetts mill girl beside a Fales and Jenks spinning frame, c1845. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0075103
MILLING GRAIN, 1568.
The Miller. Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0132606
HINE: CHILD LABOR, 1908.
A group of young workers at the Ivey Mill Company in Hickory, North Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, November 1908.
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0171860
BOEING B-29 FACTORY, c1945.
Assembly room for the Boeing B-29 Superfortress, built for the U.S. Air Force. Photograph, c1945.
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0326860
NEW JERSEY: POTTERY PLANT.
Interior of the decorating shop at a large pottery plant in Trenton, New Jersey. Stereograph, c1915.
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0216673
WORLD WAR II: AIR RAID.
Smoke pouring from the Reichswerke Hermann Goering Steel Works on the Danube River in Linz, Austria, after it was bombed by American B-24 Liberators. Photograph, 1944.
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0161724
USINE SUD AVIATION.
Sud aviation factory : assembly of the wing surface of caravel in Bouguenais (France), april 1959. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0150381
LENY ESCUDERO.
Leny Escudero singing for the workers of Renault factory may 19, 1968 France. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0065086
SEWING MACHINE, c1853.
Seamstress with an 1853 model Grover and Baker industrial sewing machine. Oil over Daguerreotype, American, c1853.
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0054599
SCRANTON, PENNSYLVANIA.
Wood engraving, American, c1870.
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0175139
MEXICAN TEXTILE FACTORY.
Women workers making coffee bags in a textile factory in Santa Gertrudis, Veracruz, Mexico. Photograph, mid 19th century.
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0122732
INDUSTRY, c1941.
Industrial area in Massachusetts, possibly around New Bedford. Photograph by Jack Delano, January c1941.
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0132607
HINE: CHILD LABOR, 1908.
Young textile mill workers at Rhodes Mfg. Company in Lincolnton, North Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, November 1908.
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0107387
HINE: CHILD LABOR, 1909.
Young girls working in the cotton spool room at the Bibbings Manufacturing Company in Macon, Georgia. Photograph by Lewis Hine, January 1909.
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0036945
FACTORIES: ENGLAND, 1879.
View of Sheffield, England, showing the city's many factories and steel works. English engraving, 1879.
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0104562
OIL PRESS, 1568.
A horse-drawn oil press, used to extract edible and medicinal oils from seeds and vegetables. Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0326859
NEW JERSEY: POTTERY PLANT.
Interior of the decorating shop at a large pottery plant in Trenton, New Jersey. Stereograph, c1915.
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0370143
ILLINOIS: FACTORY, 1869.
The Elgin National Watch Company factory in Elgin, Illinois. Wood engraving, American, 1869.
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0107445
BASKET FACTORY, 1908.
Boys making grate bottoms at a basket factory in Evansville, Indiana. Photograph by Lewis Hine, October 1908.
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0117867
HINE: GLASS WORKERS, 1909.
Boys and men working the night shift at the Wheaton Glass Works in Millville, New Jersey. Photograph by Lewis Hine, 1909.
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0066592
NEW SOUTH CARTOON, 1882.
'The Queen of Industry, or The New South.' Cartoon, 1882, by Thomas Nast comparing the plantation economy of the pre-Civil War South with the more industrialized economy of 1882.
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0078727
FOUNDRY, 1866.
Casting an enormous cylinder for a ship's engine at a New York City foundry, 1866. Contemporary American wood engraving.
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0124304
HINE: MEAT PACKING, c1908.
Workers, some of them young boys, leaving the Indianapolis Meat Packing House at noon time, Indianapolis, Indiana. Photograph by Lewis Hine, August c1908.
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0163213
BATON ROUGE: REFINERY.
Aerial view of a refinery in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Photographed c1974.
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0408279
WWI: MUNITIONS PLANT, c1917.
Munitions plant at the Bethlehem Steel Works, finishing great guns to send to France during World War I. Photograph, c1917.
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0408281
WWI: MUNITIONS PLANT, c1917.
Millions of shrapnel pieces lying in bins at the Bethlehem Steel Works in Pennsylvania, ready to be loaded into shells for use by the American armies overseas during World War I. Photograph, c1917.
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0296862
HISTORY.
View of Le Creusot in Burgundy 1847. France,19th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0298411
HISTORY.
The Lanerossi mill in Schio within a working-class neighborhood, late 1800. Italy, 19th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0066755
GERMAN WOMEN WORKERS.
Women workers in a German tobacco factory. Wood engraving, German, c1840.
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0101547
STEEL FACTORY, 1866.
File cutting at a steel factory in Sheffield, England. Wood engraving, English, 1866.
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0164222
DETROIT: AUTO FACTORY, c1917.
Mounting the automobile body onto a chassis, at an automobile factory in Detroit, Michigan. Stereograph, c1917.
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0370706
TIRE FACTORY, 1897.
Workers at a wiring station at the Beeston pneumatic tire factory in England. Photograph, 1897.
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