on verso, by unknown hand, top left corner in graphite: 591; top right corner stamped in purple ink: -16-; center perpendicular in blue ink: N; center perpendicular stamped in light purple ink with border: IN ORDERING USE THIS NUMBER / N.[black ink] / HINE PHOTO COMPANY / 27 GRANT AVE. LINCOLN PARK / YONKERS, N.Y.; center left perpendicular stamped in black ink: Set No. ___; vertical along left edge in graphite: n. 591
Lewis Hine, New York, National Child Labor Committee, New York; Lunn Gallery/Graphics International Ltd., Washington, DC; Harry H. Lunn, Jr., Washington, DC; gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1977; acquired by NGA, 2015.
- Recent Acquisitions in Photography, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, December 20, 1977 - January 29, 1978.
- Malet, Rosa Maria et al. Modernitat Americana: Obres de la Corcoran Gallery of Art. Exh. cat. Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, 2008: 90, 169.