The Connection Between Child Labor and Labor Day

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Child coal miners during the Industrial Revolution. Image from Reddit.

A Brief Background about Labor Day and Child Labor

History of the Holidays, Labor Day. The History Channel on YouTube.
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A very young girl laboring in a field in North Carolina in the year 2019. Image from NC Field.

How We Normally Celebrate Labor Day Today

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