THE HARD LIFE.
Who was Jacob Riis?
Jacob Riis was a Danish American was a social reformer, and a photographer, He mostly took pictures of the living conditions of the tenaments, small rooms used for large famlies. Cultural pluraism was his specality. During the time of coming to New York, he expirenced a big culture shock.
Sweatshops were large factories, with small pay.
Immigrants usually tended to live in the same area due to heritage, and language.
Small rooms were used to mostly contain large famlies,