Started From the Bottom Now We Here
How the Other Half Lived?
How The Other Half Lives together with its sequel Battle with the Slum reveal through Riis’s sensationalist prose and photography the appalling living conditions in the Lower East Side of turn-of-the-century New York City.
'Living with my Momma men we argue every month"
Tenemants small apartments where immgrants lived.
"Work Hard Play Hard"
Sweatshops, this is where the immigrants worked and got their salary.
"We dind't choose the Thug Life, the Thug Life chose us"
Melting pot different ingredients together as they cook and prepare and appetizing final product.
"Started From the Bottom now We Here"
Ethinic Ghettos when US Citizens looked on immgrants negatively.