Joss-house in Mott Street (Chinatown).
Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.
Ribe Domkirke. The "pagan" that was uncovered when the white wash of centuries was removed in the restoration (1904) -- see him up in the top of the arch to the left. He is supposed to be protecting a
Dedication of the Domkirke, August 7, 1904. The Royal Family all up at the altar with the ministers etc. Lammel & Katie to the right, in the seats past ahead of crowd in the aisle. I [Jacob A. Riis] s
In a Ludlow Street tenement lodging cellar.
Rear Tenements in Mott Street, in which an Italian Shot his wife dead and escaped, 1894.
Shoemaker working in a house in the yard of 219 Broome Street, which the landlord built when the sanitary police put him out of the basement. Clatterpole sticks up through his house. Rent $12 a month.
Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.
Patriotic Election in Mott Street Industrial School, "One Flag!".
Saluting the Flag in the Mott Street Industrial School.
Children in "The Ship," destroyed by B. of Health in 1897, after the visit of Roosevelt & myself [Jacob A. Riis] there.
Italian flat in South Fifth Avenue.
Italian flat in South Fifth Ave.
The great crucifix in Ribe Domkirke, put away in one of the galleries at the Reformation; unearthed and restored at the restoration (finished 1904).
An Italian Home under a Dump.
Ready for Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar - a cobbler in Ludlow Street.
It costs a Dallar a Month to sleep in the Sheds.