Community Service Society Photographs

Rare Book & Manuscript Library @ Columbia University

Item Information
Title
Under the Dump at West 47th Street
Date
circa 1890
Item Number
150
Photograph Number
205
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
West 47th Street
Annotation on Back
Riis No. 205 Under the Dump at West 47th Street From the original negative by Jacob A. Riis (taken between 1887 and 1897) Please credit: The Jacob A. Riis Collection Museum of the City of New York
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Refuse and refuse disposal; Men; Homeless persons
Creators
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914
Box and Folder Number
13: 65