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Jacob A. Riis (1849–1914).  The Battle with the Slum.  1902.

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Drunkards and slum homes, 23

“Druv into decency,” 113114

Dwellings of the poor, see Tenements.

Eagle, Ellis Island, 202204

East River barge, winter lodgings, 1896, 170172

East River Park, sacred grass, 301

Education, see Schools.

Education Board, work of, 365366

Educational Alliance—Roof garden, 388

Work among Jews, 382

Eldridge Street tenement, unlighted halls, 9192

Eleventh Ward, overcrowding statistics, 82

Elizabeth Street—Giant, 331

Midnight inspection of tenements, 99102

Sewing “pants” at thirty cents a day, 183

Elliot, Dr., subscriptions for guild house, 402

Ellis Island eagle, 202204

Elsing, Mr., children of Sunday-school, contribution to Armenian Christmas tree, 218

Emigration, see Immigration.

Enforcement of the law, necessity of, 47, 223, 235, 415, 418

Essex Street, attempt to establish park, 294

Excursions, Mr. Schwab’s proposition, 405406

Exhibition, tenement house, 1900, effect of, 143147

Experimenting with the school, 403410

Eyes inspection, public school children, 358359

Factory tenements, disapproval of, 134

Farming—Farm colony for young vagrants, 127, 172, 350

Jewish farming abilities, 215

Truck farming on site of Stryker’s Hill, 366

Fat boiling in tenements, cause of fires, 88

“Fat One” of Cat Alley, 326, 329

Federal Government slum inquiry, 61, 97, 175

Fifteenth Assembly District, see Church Federation.

Fire-engine horses, fate of, 425

Fires in tenement houses—Airshaft, danger of, 93

“Cruller fire,” 88

Nonenforcement of law as to fireproof material, 8789

First Ward deathrate, 116

Five Points—Mortality rate, 16

Wiping out in 1850, Wisconsin farmer’s work, 14

Flag, flying, value of, 209211

Foreign population—Child labor and education, 185186

Italians, see that title.

Jews, see that title.

Proportion, 175176

Forest, R. W. de, chairman of Tenement House Commission of 1900, 147

Forsyth Street tragedies, 86

Foster, R., fight with tenement landlords, 124

Fourth Ward, examination of girls’ school, 355357

 

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