Harry McShane, Handicapped Young Worker by Lewis Hine

Title:Harry McShane, Handicapped Young Worker
Artist:Lewis Hine
Owner:Library of Congress
Country of Origin:United States of America
Date of Creation:1908 AD
Tags:Photographs Ohio
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Harry McShane - 134 B'way [I,e, Broadway] -Cin. O. - 16 yrs. of age on June 29, 1908. Had his left arm pulled off near shoulder, and right leg broken through kneecap, by being caught on belt of a machine in Spring factory in May 1908. Had been working in factory more than 2 yrs. Was on his feet for first time after the accident, the day this photo was taken. No attention was paid by employers to the boy either at hospital or home according to statement of boy's father. No com- pensation. Location: Cincinnati, Ohio.