7 year old Ferris. Tiny newsie who did not know enough to make change for investigator. There are still too many of these little ones in larger cities. Location: Mobile, Alabama.

Lewis Hine

1914; printed 1975

  • Titles Seven Year Old Ferris, a Tiny Newsie, Mobile, Alabama, 1914 (Former title)
  • Artist Lewis Hine, American, 1874 - 1940
  • Medium gelatin silver print
  • Dimensions sheet: 4 5/8 × 6 1/2 in. (11.7 × 16.5 cm) mat: 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Purchase with funds provided by Victor Hanson III in honor of his father, Victor Hanson II, AFI.101.2016
  • Work Type photograph
  • Classification Photographs