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Lewis Wickes Hine: Documentary Photographs, 1905-1938

More than 500 silver gelatin photographic prints depicting American social conditions and labor, including immigrants at Ellis Island and construction of the Empire State Building, Hine's principal subjects.

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Lewis Wickes Hine (1874-1940). Italian child finds her first penny, 1926, Ellis Island. Digital ID: 212147 Lewis Wickes Hine (1874-1940). Italian child finds her first penny, 1926, Ellis Island. Digital ID: 212147

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