Lewis Hine

Address

Nederlands Fotomuseum
Wilhelminakade 332
3072 AR Rotterdam

Phone

010-2030405

Email and website

info@nederlandsfotomuseum.nl

www.nederlandsfotomuseum.nl

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15 September 2012 - 6 January 2013

American photographer Lewis Hine (1874-1940) took world-famous photos of the construction of the Empire State Building and the immigrants on Ellis Island. Hine was a passionate photographer who wanted his photos to help improve people’s lives. His photos of immigrants on Ellis Island, child labour and workers carrying out their work on the Empire State Building, have become some of the key photographic icons of the 20th century.

With thanks to Terra Foundation for American Art

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