Natasha Merkouri
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English Bolton boy mill workers

English Bolton boy mill workers

Victorian Child Labor - Mines

Victorian Child Labor - Mines

Children gardening during their holidays at a school in Cobham, Surrey, August 1940.

Children gardening during their holidays at a school in Cobham, Surrey, August 1940.

Women and girls working with textiles in a Victorian factory.  Mills employed both women and girls as cheap labour.  The 19th Century Factory Reform Acts improved conditions for women as well as for children.

Women and girls working with textiles in a Victorian factory. Mills employed both women and girls as cheap labour. The 19th Century Factory Reform Acts improved conditions for women as well as for children.

The working classes had a thoroughly rotten time of it during the Industrial Revolution - or so history books maintain.   The Industrial Revolution came as a tremendous boom to a lot of working people: they earned far more than they had done before, escaped lives of crushing poverty and for the first time began to exert some measure of control over their lives.

The working classes had a thoroughly rotten time of it during the Industrial Revolution - or so history books maintain. The Industrial Revolution came as a tremendous boom to a lot of working people: they earned far more than they had done before, escaped lives of crushing poverty and for the first time began to exert some measure of control over their lives.

13 free photos from the Industrial Revolution for high school, social studies teachers.

13 free photos from the Industrial Revolution for high school, social studies teachers.

Medieval box for books. Belonged to Anne Boleyn

Medieval box for books. Belonged to Anne Boleyn

Luxor, The Ramesseum on the western bank - Egypt

Luxor, The Ramesseum on the western bank - Egypt

Melted(?) stairs in the Temple of Hathor, Egypt

Melted(?) stairs in the Temple of Hathor, Egypt

The Minoan palace of Knossos, Crete. With already a history of extensive human occupation, the first palace was built here approximately 2000 BC.

The Minoan palace of Knossos, Crete. With already a history of extensive human occupation, the first palace was built here approximately 2000 BC.