Menace of Sweatshop Faces Wrath Of State and Public as Probes Loom Into Evils That Approach Slavery

Title

Menace of Sweatshop Faces Wrath Of State and Public as Probes Loom Into Evils That Approach Slavery

Description

Newspaper articles describe the horrors of "sweatshops," a by-product of the Great Depression where children aged 14-17 years old are forced to work in deplorable conditions for sub-standard pay.

Creator

Philadelphia Evening Bulletin

Source

Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Date

1933

Contributor

Kate MacDonald

Rights

Courtesy of Temple University Libraries

Original Format

Paper

Files

Sweatshop1.JPG


Citation

Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, “Menace of Sweatshop Faces Wrath Of State and Public as Probes Loom Into Evils That Approach Slavery,” Philly Immigration, accessed May 22, 2024, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/643.