Bandit's Roost by Jacob Riis, 1888, from How the Other Half Lives.





by Jacob Riis
This image is Bandit's Roost at 59½ Mulberry Street, considered the most crime-ridden, dangerous part of New York City.




Amazing, isn't it?

Finally

I had to take out some time to write the essay - finally done, I wanted to update my blog but I couldn't log in anymore, must have pushed the password out of my brain filling up with so many words.
Thanks to luiz - thank you - I am back in my blog. juhui