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Jacob August Riis (May 3, 1849 - March 26, 1914), a Danish-American muckraker journalist and slum and school reformer, was born in Ribe, Denmark.

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c. 1900
April 1, 1904
1906
Bohemian cigarmakers at work in their tenement
Children sleeping in Mulberry Street
c. 1900
April 1, 1904
1906
Bohemian cigarmakers at work in their tenement
Children sleeping in Mulberry Street