Tenement House Commission. Typical East Side Block "short view".
A Typical East Side Block.
"Forty Foot Strip" Place of building tenements, City to lay out a block as park then sell other edge to be built on with restrictions.
As a Solid Block of double-deckers, Lawful until now, would appear.
Bird's-Eye View of an East Side Tenement Block.
Typical Tenement Fire escape, serving as an extension of the "flat" -- Allen Street.
Ground plan of a Cherry Street block showing crowding on lot.
In a Ludlow Street tenement lodging cellar.
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.
Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.
Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.