Anti child labor float, Portland, ca. 1895

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Anti child labor float, Portland, ca. 1895

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A parade on Free Street in Portland where one of the carts displays the banner "Take the children from the factories and put them in the schools."

Behind the horses can be seen Sing Wing Chinese Laundry, 29 Free St.

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  • Title: Anti child labor float, Portland, ca. 1895
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 12 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-5582, Misc. Box 127/6a
  • Collection: Nathan Goold photograph album
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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