Child Labour Dbq

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During this time period it was not just adults that were working. In order to support their families, children were sent to work as well. The new places of work such as mines, factories, or garment shops were wanting workers that could reach into small spaces and could do small tedious jobs , there is where the children come in. Due to this increasing need, a massive bump up in child labour was created. This created yet another problem that the people of the Victorian Age had to unfortunately deal with. They often did jobs that required small hands or people to fit into small places, like cleaning chimneys, unclogging garment machines or sweeping floors in factories including under gigantic machines (Cunnington). Due to so many children
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