Lewis Wickes Hine

United States 1874 - 1940

Photography

Lewis Wickes Hine
Lewis Wickes Hine
Male
United States
1874
September 16, 2013

Lewis Wickes Hine was an American photographer and sociologist, known for his images that were instrumental in changing the child labor laws in the United States. Realizing the storytelling power of documentary photography, Lewis Wickes Hine considered photography as a tool for showing things that need to be corrected.