Industrial Problems, Conditions: United States. Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh Survey: Tobacco Drying In The Work Room Poisons In The Air.
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
3.2002.521
People
Lewis Wickes Hine, American (Oshkosh, Wisconsin 1874 - 1940 Hastings-on-Hudson, New York)
Title
Industrial Problems, Conditions: United States. Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh Survey: Tobacco drying in the work room poisons in the air.
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Social Museum Collection
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1907-1908
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gelatin silver print mounted to board, white gouache
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 36.3 x 43.5 cm (14 5/16 x 17 1/8 in.)
mount: 56 x 71.5 cm (22 1/16 x 28 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, upper left, in black crayon: 8-8
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Social Museum Collection
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
3.2002.521
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Deborah Martin Kao and Michelle Lamuniere, Instituting Reform, The Social Museum of Harvard University 1903-1931, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2012), p. 183, fig. 4.24

Subjects and Contexts

The Social Museum Collection

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted