How The Other Half Lives

Author: Jacob A. Riis
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
ISBN: 9781419124761
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THERE is another line not always so readily drawn in the tenements, yet the real boundary line of the Other Half: the one that defines the "flat.

Five Points

Author: Tyler Anbinder
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684859955
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For the dating of Riis's first tenement photographs to 1887, 1 have relied on
Maren Stange, Symbols of Ideal Life: Social Documentary Photography in
America, 1890-1950 (New York, 1989), chap. 1. 8. Riis, Making of an American,
173-75. 9. Ibid., 192-93. 10. ... that journal a scandal sheet rather than a serious
newspaper. 13. Riis, Making of an American, 193-94; Jacob A. Riis, "How the
Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements," Scribner's Magazine 6 (
December 1889): ...

In Appropriate Distance

Author: Kelly Klingensmith
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
ISBN: 0826356958
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New York: Macmillan, 1902. ———. The Children of the Poor. New York:
Scribner's Sons, 1892. ———. How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the
Tenements of New York. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. Reprint, New
York: Hill and Wang, 1957. Reprint, edited by Francesco Cordasco, New York:
Garrett Press, 1970. Reprint, edited by Sam Bass Warner, Cambridge, MA:
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1970. Rev. ed., How the Other Half
Lives: Studies Among ...

Durch Die Wiener Quartiere Des Elends Und Verbrechens

Author: Emil Kläger
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783902752017
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Im Jahr 1908 ver ffentlicht der Journalist Emil Kl ger eine Reportage, in der er ber Menschen im Wiener Untergrund berichtet - Vagabunden, Au enseiter, die keinen Platz mehr in der Gesellschaft finden und in der Kanalisation der immer gr er ...

Maggie A Girl Of The Streets

Author: Stephen Crane
Publisher: Broadview Press
ISBN: 9781551115979
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From Jacob A. Riis, How the Other Half Lives (1890) [Riis (1849-1915) was a
police reporter for the NewYork Tribune. His influential 1890 book How the Other
Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of NewYork (New York: Charles
Scribner's Sons, 1890) was a detailed anatomy of the Lower East Side slum and
its inhabitants. President Theodore Roosevelt famously described Riis as "the
most useful citizen of New York" and tried, unsuccessfully, to persuade him to
take public ...

Photography S Other Histories

Author: Christopher Pinney
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822331131
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"HOW THE OTHER HALF. During the ten years between 1877 and 1887, through
which Jacob Riis was delivering his impassioned lectures concerning New York's
"invisible" poor, photography— which he so famously championed — reached a
new evidentiary crescendo. How the Other Half Lives: Studies among the
Tenements of New York (1890), Riis's explosive conjunction of words and
images, has rightly taken a central place among works on the history of
photography, for it was ...