A Driver in a Coal Mine, West Virginia

Lewis Wickes Hine, American, 1874 - 1940


negative September 1908, print about 1940

Gelatin silver print

Image: 13 1/2 × 10 9/16 in. (34.3 × 26.8 cm)

Sheet: 14 × 10 15/16 in. (35.5 × 27.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Franklin Davidson MD, Class of 1955



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view

Course History

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

WRIT 5, On Poor Taste, William Boyer, Winter 2015

SART 17.9, The Photographer as Activist: Making Art Inspired by the Hood Museum‘s Collection, Virginia Beahan, Winter 2015

ENGL 29, American Fiction to 1900, Colleen Boggs, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-December 12, 2005.

Publication History

Katherine W. Hart et al., Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005, pp. 50, ill. p. 51, cat. no. 16.


Janet Lehr, Inc., New York; sold to Dr. Franklin Davidson, New York, 1981; given to present collection, 2004.

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