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Cardboard box making, 1906

This photograph of box makers working at home is from 'Sweated industries, being a handbook of the Daily News exhibition' by Richard Mudie-Smith, 1906. Sweated workers were known as 'white slaves' because of their low wages and long hours. The Sweated Home Industries exhibition was visited by hundreds of people and contributed to the passing of the Trade Boards Act.

Title Cardboard box making, 1906
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Production Date 1906
Format Photograph
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Holding Institution TUC Library Collections, London Metropolitan University
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