Pregnant woman working at the Globe Cotton Mill

Lewis Wickes Hine/Library of Congress

Pregnant Women Working At the Globe Cotton Mill

Pregnant Women Working At the Globe Cotton Mill

The Globe Cotton Mill, in Augusta, Ga., seen here in 1909. According to the Library of Congress, one of the women in this photo was “with child.” According to reports, women employed at the mill would work right up until the day of childbirth.

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