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["Our Strength Is Our Heritage, Our Heritage Is Our Life" wall mural, 232 East Broadway.]

["Our Strength Is Our Heritage, Our Heritage Is Our Life" wall mural, 232 East Broadway.]


[172-176 Norfolk Street.]

[172-176 Norfolk Street.]

Now the Angel Orensanz Foundation. Originally Congregation Anshe Chesed, onetime Ohab Zedek, later Anshe...

East and West De Lancey Farms

East and West De Lancey Farms

Showing the perimeter streets as surveyed under thier original owner, James De Lancey, Esq. | September...

Map of the Rutger's Farm as Existed in 1784.

Map of the Rutger's Farm as Existed in 1784.

Accurately made, April 1, 1874.

Large & Peremptory Sale of Valuable Property in the City of New York at Public Auction

Large & Peremptory Sale of Valuable Property in the City of New York at Public Auction

Anth'y J. Bleecker, Auctioneer. Anthony J. Bleecker will sell at auction, on Monday, 28th day of February,...

Pretzel Woman, Hester Street

Pretzel Woman, Hester Street


Vegetable Woman, Hester Street

Vegetable Woman, Hester Street


Map of the Sixth Ward in the City of New York

Map of the Sixth Ward in the City of New York

Area from Bowery to Broadway between Chatham Street and Walker and Canal Streets, divided into four zones....

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.


Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.


Bottle Alley, Baxter Street.

Bottle Alley, Baxter Street.


The Short Tail Gang (Corlears Hook) Pier at foot of Jackson Street, now Corlears Hook Park. Photographed from the Police Boat.

The Short Tail Gang (Corlears Hook) Pier at foot of Jackson Street, now Corlears Hook Park. Photographed from the Police Boat.


"Knee-pants" at forty five cents a dozen -- A Ludlow Street Sweater's Shop.

"Knee-pants" at forty five cents a dozen -- A Ludlow Street Sweater's Shop.


Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.

Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.


Lodgers in a crowded Bayard Street tenement - "Five cents a spot."

Lodgers in a crowded Bayard Street tenement - "Five cents a spot."


King's Daughters Tenement Chapter, Christmas tree in Gotham Court.

King's Daughters Tenement Chapter, Christmas tree in Gotham Court.

Teachers and pupils gathered around a Christmas tree from the Tenement-House Chapter of the King's Daughters...

Minding the baby; Baby yells a Whirlwind Scream, Gotham Court.

Minding the baby; Baby yells a Whirlwind Scream, Gotham Court.

A young boy holding a baby, a woman reaches for them.

The Survival of the Unfittest.

The Survival of the Unfittest.

The construction site for an addition to the Puck Building on Mulberry Street.

Typical Tenement Fire escape, serving as an extension of the "flat" -- Allen Street.

Typical Tenement Fire escape, serving as an extension of the "flat" -- Allen Street.


"Slept in that cellar four years."

"Slept in that cellar four years."

A man atop a make-shift bed that consists of a plank across two barrels.

An Italian Home under a Dump.

An Italian Home under a Dump.


A "Scrub" and her Bed -- the Plank.

A "Scrub" and her Bed -- the Plank.

An old woman with the plank she sleeps on at the Eldridge Street Station women's lodging room.

Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.

Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.


Baxter Street Alley in Mulberry Bend, now destroyed.

Baxter Street Alley in Mulberry Bend, now destroyed.


Ready for Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar - a cobbler in Ludlow Street.

Ready for Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar - a cobbler in Ludlow Street.


Hester Street

Hester Street

85 Hester Street between Allen and Orchard Streets.

Fulton Fish Market, Weighing Fish.

Fulton Fish Market, Weighing Fish.


Kids Showing Interest in Sewer Cleaning, Avenue B and East 17th Street.

Kids Showing Interest in Sewer Cleaning, Avenue B and East 17th Street.


Cliff and Ferry Streets

Cliff and Ferry Streets

Looking along Cliff Street with 111 John Street, 116 John Street, and 60 Wall Tower in the distance.

Allen Street, nos. 55-57

Allen Street, nos. 55-57

55-57 Allen Street between Hester and Grand Streets showing the shops of Jewish clothing merchants and...

Brooklyn Bridge with Pier 21, Pennsylvania Railroad

Brooklyn Bridge with Pier 21, Pennsylvania Railroad

The pier shed of the Pennsylvania and B & O Railroads at Pier 21 with the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan...

[Mulberry Street.]

[Mulberry Street.]


Two Greek children in Gotham Court debating if Santa Claus will get to their alley or not. He did.

Two Greek children in Gotham Court debating if Santa Claus will get to their alley or not. He did.


[30 East Broadway. A crowd of children in front of L. Levy, Manufacturer of Clothing.]

[30 East Broadway. A crowd of children in front of L. Levy, Manufacturer of Clothing.]


[A Secret on Stanton St., N.Y.]

[A Secret on Stanton St., N.Y.]

Two girls and a boy gathered on a step at a doorway.

The Division Street Park site -- as it was when tenements were cleared away, taken 1898.

The Division Street Park site -- as it was when tenements were cleared away, taken 1898.

The cleared blocks of land to become Division Street Park.

This actual map and comparative plans showing 88 years growth of the City of New York is inscribed to the citizens by the proprietor, David Longworth

This actual map and comparative plans showing 88 years growth of the City of New York is inscribed to the citizens by the proprietor, David Longworth

The Guide through the city of New-York is Longworth's explanatory map and plan. | Includes street index...

Gunsmith

Gunsmith

6 Centre Market Place between Broome and Grand Streets.

[Police Station Lodger.]

[Police Station Lodger.]

A man on the floor of a police station lodging house.

Prayer time in the nursery, Five Points House of Industry.

Prayer time in the nursery, Five Points House of Industry.


Mulbery Bend Park taken in 1900.

Mulbery Bend Park taken in 1900.


Gunsmith and Police Department Headquarters

Gunsmith and Police Department Headquarters

6 Centre Market Place and 240 Centre Street.

Snuff Shop

Snuff Shop

The S. Scharlin & Son Snuff Shop at 113 Division Street at Orchard Street.

Street Scenes, Mulberry Street, Peddlers.

Street Scenes, Mulberry Street, Peddlers.

Pedestrians and push-carts on Mulberry Street.

Mulberry and Prince Streets

Mulberry and Prince Streets


The Church Street Station Lodging-room, in which I [Jacob A. Riis] was robbed.

The Church Street Station Lodging-room, in which I [Jacob A. Riis] was robbed.


Blossom Restaurant

Blossom Restaurant

The window of the Blossom Restaurant, occupying the ground floor, and Jimmy's Barber Shop, occupying...

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.

Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.


Chicken Market

Chicken Market

55 Hester Street between Ludlow and Essex Streets.

Street Scenes, Hester Street, Jewish Quarter [Buying Vegetables.]

Street Scenes, Hester Street, Jewish Quarter [Buying Vegetables.]


[Lower East Side Street Scene.]

[Lower East Side Street Scene.]


Street Scenes, Hester Street, Jewish Quarter.

Street Scenes, Hester Street, Jewish Quarter.

Hester Street crowded with women shopping and push-cart peddlers, most selling fish.

Prayer-time in the Nursery - Five Points House of Industry.

Prayer-time in the Nursery - Five Points House of Industry.


Women's Lodging Room in Eldridge Street Police Station.

Women's Lodging Room in Eldridge Street Police Station.

Women sleeping on plank beds and the floor.

Hardware Store

Hardware Store

316-318 Bowery at Bleecker Street.

Pike and Henry Streets

Pike and Henry Streets

Pike Street between Henry and Madison Streets, showing tenements with the Manhattan Bridge in the background....

Court at No. 24 Baxter Street.

Court at No. 24 Baxter Street.


Schools, Public School Roof on Clinton Street.

Schools, Public School Roof on Clinton Street.

Children on the rooftop playground of a public school on Clinton Street.

The 'Soup House Gang' Class in History in the Duane Street Newsboys' Lodging House.

The 'Soup House Gang' Class in History in the Duane Street Newsboys' Lodging House.


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