A pipe-smoking man seated in a yard in front of a ramshakle shanty.
Bandits' Roost - a Mulberry Bend Alley.
Bottle Alley, Baxter Street.
"Knee-pants" at forty five cents a dozen -- A Ludlow Street Sweater's Shop.
Necktie workshop in a Division Street tenement.
Lodgers in a crowded Bayard Street tenement - "Five cents a spot."
In the home of an Italian Ragpicker, Jersey Street.
Italian mother and her baby in Jersey Street.
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.
Talmud School in a Hester Street Tenement.
Baxter Street Alley in Mulberry Bend, now destroyed.
Ready for Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar - a cobbler in Ludlow Street.
Roofs, Summer Night
John Sloan, 1906.
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.
[Thompson Street, bird's eye view.]
Clotheslines across the backyards of tenements on Thompson Street.
Twentieth Street between Second and First Avenues
Row houses and tenements on 20th Street. A Consolidated Edison gas tank and the 2nd Avenue Line "El"...
The only Bath-tub in the Block: it hangs in the Air Shaft.
[Lower East Side Street Scene.]
General View from Penthouse, 56 Seventh Avenue
Looking from the penthouse balcony at 56 Seventh Avenue between West 13th and 14th Streets. The County...
Four boys standing at counter-tops making paper bags.
The Riverside Tenements in Brooklyn.
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.
One Summer Night
New York City WPA Art Project.
Untitled [Backyard of Rubble and Laundry]
View of a pile of debris between tenement buildings. Laundry is hanging from clotheslines above.
Untitled [Small children on street]
View of a street in East Harlem with children gathered on the sidewalk in the near distance (right)....
Untitled [Boy in sailer hat]
View of a boy leaning from a gate in front a tenement building. The building has a "To Let" sign hanging...
Ships, Hamburg American Line, S.S. "Kaiserin Auguste Victoria".
The entrance to the Hamburg-American Line pier.
Fourth Avenue, no. 154
Abandoned old-law tenements at 154 Fourth Avenue between Butler and Douglass Streets.
1st Home. The N.Y. Foundling Hospital - 17 E. 12th St.
Elevation view of 17 E. 12th Street, 1st home of the New York Foundling Hospital with adjacent boarding...
Delancey St. -- Williamsburg Bridge. [Delancey Street Looking East from Near Ludlow St.]
Looking east of Delancey St. near Ludlow St. under construction. Many children visible playing in the...
Entrance to Williamsburg Bridge. [Delancey Street Looking East from Between 2nd and 3rd Aves.]
Looking east of Delancey St. between 2nd Ave. and 3rd Ave. under construction. Billboards and other...
A woman, posed, in a small bedroom.
A woman posed in the side passage of a tenement house on Thomas Street.
Lyric Moment 1958
Printed around 2010 from a photograph taken in 1958.
Old style tenement in Washington Street.
Street Arabs in night-quarters -- Mulberry Street.
Young men and boys sleeping on a ramshackle porch.
Bird's-Eye View of an East Side Tenement Block.
Ground plan of a Cherry Street block showing crowding on lot.
Dens of Death.
"Old picture taken for the Board of Health in 1872, 'Dens of Death' in the Mulberry Bend, (at the old...
Mulberry Bend--One of the Five Points Fifty Years Ago.
"Old picture taken for the Board of Health in 1872, Mulberry Bend -- South-West Corner of the block --...
The Old Church" Tenement.
"Old picture taken for the Board of Health in 1872, September 3. Old Baptist Church Nos. 5-7-9 Mulberry...
Organized Charity. Dirty Tenement Hallway.
Tenement House Yard.
"The Sun never enters here."
Organized Charity. "A home nurse."
A barefoot young boy stands next to a woman in bed.
New York, Old house (torn down) in Bleeker Street, on a back lot between Mercer and Greene Streets.
A rear-lot house on Bleecker Street as seen from an adjacent excavation site.
Rear Tenements in Mott Street, in which an Italian shot his wife dead and escaped, 1894.
An old rear-tenement in Roosevelt Street.
Old house in Cherry Street, "The Cradle of the Tenement".
Children on the sidewalk in front of a house on Cherry Street.
It costs a Dallar a Month to sleep in the Sheds.
A woman holding a child, and men sitting in a rear yard of a Jersey Street tenement.
Scene on the roof of the Barracks (no. 116), naked children.
The roof of a tenement building known as the Mott Street Barracks between Bleecker and Houston Streets....
Baby mourning badge on mouth of Mulberry Street Alley, flashlight at 3am.