Community Service Society Photographs

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Item Information
Title
Sweat Shop in a Ludlow Street Tenement
Date
circa 1890
Item Number
149
Photograph Number
149
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
Ludlow Street
Annotation on Back
Riis No. 149 Sweat Shop on a Ludlow Street Tenement c. 1890-91 From the original negative by Jacob A. Riis Please credit: The Jacob A. Riis Collection Museum of the City of New York
Places
New York (N.Y.); Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
Women; Tenement houses; Sweatshops; Sewing; Interiors; Men; Home labor; Dogs; Clothing workers; Clothing and dress
Creators
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914
Box and Folder Number
13: 64