How the Other Half Lives, Jacob Riis

Guided Reading Questions

"How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements"
From Scribner's Magazine, December, 1889 as originally published.

Useful Websites

Masters of Photography, Jacob Riis

Jacob Riis, Immigration to the United States Resources, Harvard University Open Collections Program

Documenting "The Other Half:" The Social Reform Photography of Jacob Riis and Lewis Hine

The Tenement Museum

Photograph Analysis
National Archives and Records Administration Photograph Analysis Worksheet

Primary Source Learning Photograph Analysis Worksheets

Visible Thinking, Project Zero, Harvard University
See Think Wonder Explanation:
See, Think, Wonder Worksheet