Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1915. First Edition. Study of child welfare, homelessness, and working conditions in American cities. Of the sixteen photographic plates, 12 are credited to Lewis Hine. Octavo (19.5cm). Gray-green textured cloth boards; paper spine and cover labels; xviii,,291pp.; frontis. & 15 photographic plates. Spine and title...
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Toronto: Ontario Department of Agriculture, 1910. First Edition. Staple-bound pamphlet. Printed paper wrappers; 20pp; illus. Wrappers worn, partially split at bound edge; Good or better, with text fresh and unmarked. Child welfare, with an emphasis on reform of abused and neglected populations; embellished throughout with photographic text illustrations (halftones). Scarce.
London: Swan Sonnenschein, 1907. First Edition. 12mo. Cloth-backed boards; xv, 205,pp. Tight, Near Fine copy, lacking dustwrapper. Presumed remainder issue, with the Swann Sonnenschein sheets in a binding which bears the Allen & Unwin slug at base of spine. Fresh copy of this pioneering work on child welfare by the...
Staunton, VA: Press of J.J. Prufer, 1916. First Edition. Octavo. Printed paper wrappers; 53pp. Damp-stain to upper 1/4" of margin throughout; bit of discoloration to wrappers - a sound and Good reading copy. Uncommon pamphlet by the noted Virginia legislator and one-time President of the American Bar Association.
Washington DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1977. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original white pictorial staplebound wrappers printed in brown and black; ,31pp.; illus. Fine. Collection of 16 timelines on various "firsts" relating to such subjects as black labor, child labor, strikes, and women's labor.