Bandits’ Roost

Bandits’ Roost. Photographer: Jacob Riis. Source: How the Other Half Lives, p. 63. From Wikimedia. Click on image to enlarge it

This photograph is Figure 45 in Lionel Gossman’s “Clyde-built: Thomas Annan’s The Old Closes and Streets of Glasgow.”


Riis, Jacob. How the Other Half Lives: Studies among the Tenements of New York, with Illustrations chiefly from Photographs taken by the Author. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1890.

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