Immigrants of the Progressive Era by Cindy Yin Posted on September 30, 2010 This picture was taken in 1900, but the photographer remains unknown. It shows Japanese immigrants working at a laundromat. George Grantham Bain took this picture on May 1, 1909 (Labor Day). It shows two Jewish girls in New York City protesting against child labor. This entry was posted in admin only: Featured, KM24, October 5 Assignment and tagged 1900-1916, child labor, immigrants, Japanese immigrants, Jewish immigrants, Progressive Era. Bookmark the permalink.