‘Marie Kriss, seven years old, shucks oysters and picks shrimp at Biloxi Canning Co., when not tending the baby. Makes 25 cents some days. Biloxi, Mississippi, February 1911.’ Lewis Hine’s information.
‘Marie Kriss, seven years old, shucks oysters and picks shrimp at Biloxi Canning Co., when not tending the baby. Makes 25 cents some days. Biloxi, Mississippi, February 1911.’ Lewis Hine’s information. Lewis Hine Library of Congress
‘Marie Kriss, seven years old, shucks oysters and picks shrimp at Biloxi Canning Co., when not tending the baby. Makes 25 cents some days. Biloxi, Mississippi, February 1911.’ Lewis Hine’s information. Lewis Hine Library of Congress

What happened to these young seafood workers?

February 10, 2017 12:00 AM