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"Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed.

Jacob Riis . La vida de los inmigrantes en la Nueva York del siglo XIX, documentada por Jacob Riis, Las fotografías conmocionaron al público. Incluso todavía hoy siguen siendo impactantes y muchos de quienes las ven por primera vez no pueden creer que alguna vez hubieran existido condiciones de pobreza y hacinamiento de tal magnitud en una ciudad como Nueva York.

Mother and Three Children in Tenement Room - Community Service Society Photographs

Piecework being done at home, Lewis Hine

Children rolling cigars at home in the early century.

P2.10-ChildrenWorkingAtHome

P2.10-ChildrenWorkingAtHome

Bedroom, Tenement

An online presentation of photographs and illustrations from the Community Service Society at Columbia University's Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Tenement Families, circa 1915

Photographer probably Jessie Tarbox Beals. Photo found in AICP Year Book and Annual Report" Widows' Families- Mother born in Naples, came to this country in Father died from an operation in Oldest girl now in High School

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P1.2-WisconsinRearTenement

In Poverty Gap, West 28 Street - An English Coal-Heaver's Home by Jacob Riis

In Poverty Gap, West 28 Street - An English Coal-Heaver's Home. “How the Other Half Lives, subtitled “Studies Among the Tenements of New York”, was published in

A man in his tenement living quarters in New York, 1891 . via reddit

1891 — Portrait of a junk man’s living quarters in the cellar of a New York City tenement house.

P1.4-ChicagoRearTenement

P1.4-ChicagoRearTenement

Tenement Families, circa 1915

An online presentation of photographs and illustrations from the Community Service Society at Columbia University's Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

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