Jacob Riis

How the Other Half Lives

originally published:
New York : Charles Scribner's Sons
1890

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 155.

awards:

  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1890)
  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1890)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 05/03/1849
died: 05/26/1914
born as: Jacob August Riis

Danish-born American social reformer, muckraking journalist, and pioneer documentary photographer.

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