Child Labor Online Resources

 

Industrial Revolution resources

 

        The Story of My Cotton Dress - http://ehistory.osu.edu/exhibitions/childlabor/cottondress

 

        Mr. Coal's Story - http://ehistory.osu.edu/exhibitions/childlabor/mrcoal

 

        History of Child Labor - http://www.history.com/topics/child-labor

 

        The History Place: Child Labor in America 19081912 - http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/childlabor/

 

        Child Labor in Factories - http://www2.needham.k12.ma.us/nhs/cur/Baker_00/2002_p7/ak_p7/childlabor.html

 

        Spartacus Educational: Child Labour - http://spartacus-educational.com/IRchild.htm

 

        Samuel Slater: Father of the American Industrial Revolution - http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/theymadeamerica/whomade/slater_hi.html

 

Contemporary Child Labor resources

 

        Child Labor and the Global Village: Photography for Social Change - http://www.childlaborphotoproject.org/

 

        In Our Own Backyard: The Hidden Problem of Child Farmworkers in America - http://www.ourownbackyard.org/index.shtml

 

        "Young Migrant Workers Toil in U.S. Fields" - http://ourownbackyard.org/pdfs/Part%201H-Young%20Migrant%20Workers%20Toil.pdf