Vance, a Trapper Boy, 15 years old. Has trapped for several years in a West Va. Coal mine. $.75 a day for 10 hours work. All he does is to open and shut this door: most of the time he sits here idle, waiting for the cars to come … 1908 (LOC) (by The Library of Congress)

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    What were you doing at 15?
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    Wrong coast, I know, but I think it’s important to remember the part child labor played in mining and mining communities...
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