Jacob Riis

American Photographer

1849 AD - 1914 AD

Jacob Riis

Jacob Riis's Works of Art

thumbnail of A Black-and-Tan Dive in Africa
thumbnail of A Downtown Morgue (Unlicensed Saloon)
thumbnail of A Flat in the Pauper Barracks
thumbnail of A Growler Gang
thumbnail of A Growler Gang in Session
thumbnail of A Home Nurse
thumbnail of Alley Scene
thumbnail of An Ash-Barrel
thumbnail of An Old Rear Tenement in Roosevelt Street
thumbnail of Bandit's Roost
thumbnail of Basement of a Pub in Mulberry-Bend at 3 AM
thumbnail of Baxter Street Alley, Rag-Picker's Row
thumbnail of Blind Beggar
thumbnail of Bohemian Cigarmakers at Work in their Tenament
thumbnail of Bottle Alley
thumbnail of Bottle Alley, Mulberry Bend
thumbnail of Bottle Alley, Mulberry Road
thumbnail of Boy's Ball Team
thumbnail of Boys from the Italian Quarter
thumbnail of Bunks in a Seven-Cent Lodging House, Pell Street
thumbnail of Children in a Playground
thumbnail of Children's Playground in Poverty Cap, New York
thumbnail of Dens of Death, New York
thumbnail of Didn't Live Nowhere
thumbnail of Drilling the Gang on Mulberry Street
thumbnail of Family Making Artificial Flowers
thumbnail of Feast of Saint Rocco, Bandit's Roost, Mulberry Street
thumbnail of Fighting Tuberculosis on the Roof
thumbnail of Five Cents Lodging, Bayard Street
thumbnail of Getting Ready for Supper in the Newsboys' Lodging House
thumbnail of Girl and a Baby on a Doorstep
thumbnail of Girl from the West 52 Street Industrial School
thumbnail of Girl of the Tenements
thumbnail of Gotham Court
thumbnail of Gotham Court Girls
thumbnail of Greek Children in Gotham Court
thumbnail of Hell's Kitchen and Sebastopol
thumbnail of Hester Street
thumbnail of Home of an Italian Ragpicker
thumbnail of Hunting River Thieves, New York
thumbnail of Ice on Burnt-Out Building
thumbnail of In a Chinese Joint
thumbnail of In a Dive
thumbnail of In a Seven-Cent Lodging House
thumbnail of In Poverty Gap, West 28 Street - An English Coal-Heaver's Home
thumbnail of In Sleeping Quarters - Rivington Street Dump
thumbnail of In the Sun Office, 2 AM
thumbnail of In the Sun Office, 3 AM
thumbnail of Jewish Neighborhood
thumbnail of Lodgers in Crowded Bayard Street Tenement
thumbnail of Ludlow Street Sweater's Shop
thumbnail of Men's Lodging Room in the West 47th Street Station
thumbnail of Minding Baby, Cherry Hill
thumbnail of Minding the Baby, Scene in Gotham Court
thumbnail of Mountain Eagle, an Iroquis, and Family
thumbnail of Mulberry Bend
thumbnail of Mulberry Bend, Southwest Corner of the Block
thumbnail of Mulberry Street Police Station, Waiting for Lodging to Open
thumbnail of Mullen's Alley, Cherry Hill
thumbnail of Necktie Sweatshop in a Division Street Tenement
thumbnail of Newsboy in the Duane Street Lodging House
thumbnail of Old Barney in Cat Alley
thumbnail of Old House on a Bleecker Street Back Lot
thumbnail of Old Mrs. Benoir in her Hudson Street Attic
thumbnail of On the Roof of the Barracks
thumbnail of One of Four Peddlers in Cellar of 11 Ludlow Street
thumbnail of Pietro Learning to Write, Jersey Street
thumbnail of Police Station Lodger, A Plank for a Bed
thumbnail of Police Station Lodgers, Madison Street
thumbnail of Prayer time in the Nursery - Five Points House of Industry
thumbnail of Quarters for the Night
thumbnail of Room in a Tenement
thumbnail of Rushing the Growler
thumbnail of Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar, Ludlow Street
thumbnail of Safe from the Cops
thumbnail of Sewing and Starving in an Elizabeth Street Attic
thumbnail of Shoemaker, Broome Street
thumbnail of Sisters, Vandam Street
thumbnail of Stale Bread Vendor
thumbnail of Street Arabs in Sleeping Quarters
thumbnail of Street Arabs in Sleeping Quarters at Night
thumbnail of Street Arabs in Sleeping Quarters, Church Corner
thumbnail of Street Arabs in their Sleeping Quarters
thumbnail of Street Cleaning, Fourth Street
thumbnail of Tenement Fire Escapes
thumbnail of Tenement House Yard
thumbnail of The Baby's Playground
thumbnail of The First Board of Election in the Beach Street Industrial School
thumbnail of The Homestead in the Bend
thumbnail of The Short Tail Gang Under a Pier
thumbnail of The Tramp
thumbnail of Tramps Lodging in a Jersey Street Yard
thumbnail of Twelve-Year-Old Boy Pulling Threads in a Sweat Shop
thumbnail of Typical Tenement Fire Escape
thumbnail of Under the Dump at West 35 Street
thumbnail of Upstairs in Blind Man's Alley
thumbnail of Vegetable Stand in the Bend
thumbnail of What the Boys Learn on their Street Playground
thumbnail of Women in Elizabeth Street Police Station
thumbnail of Women in Gotham Court Sewing
thumbnail of Women's Lodging Room in the West 47th Street Station