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date: 25 April 2019

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Florence Kelley (1859–1932) crusaded against child labor, which led to the establishment of the U.S. Children's Bureau in 1912. In 1892 she was head of the Factory Inspection Department and became director of the National Consumer League in 1899.

Keywords: Florence Kelley, child labor, U.S. Children's Bureau, Factory Inspection Department, National Consumer League, sweatshops, Lillian Wald

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