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Children of the tenements [microform] / by Jacob A. Riis ; with illustrations by C.M. Relyea and others.

Author/Creator:
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914.
Publication:
New York : Macmillan, 1903.
Format/Description:
Microformat
ix, 387 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series:
American fiction IV, 1901-1905 ; reel 198, no. 1920.
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Contents:
The rent baby
A story of Bleecker Street
The kid hangs up his stocking
The slipper-maker's fast
Death comes to Cat Alley
A proposal on the elevated
Little Will's message
Lost children
Paolo's awakening
The little dollar's Christmas journey
The kid
When the letter came
The cat took the kosher meat
Nibsy's Christmas
In the children's hospital
Nigger Martha's wake
What the Christmas sun saw in the tenements
Midwinter in New York
A chip from the maelstrom
Sarah Joyce's husbands
Merry Christmas in the tenements
Abe's game of jacks
A little picture
A dream of the woods
'Twas 'Liza's doings
Heroes who fight fire
John Gavin, misfit
A heathen baby
The christening in Bottle Alley
In the Mulberry Street court
Difficulties of a deacon
Fire in the barracks
War on the goats
He kept his tryst
Rover's last fight
How Jim went to the war
A backwoods hero
Jack's sermon
Skippy of Scrabble Alley
Making a way out of the slum.
Notes:
"The stories ... in this volume ... were printed in ... the Evening sun. Some of them I published in the Century magazine, the Churchman, and other periodicals, and they were embodied in an earlier collection under the title 'Out of Mulberry Street."
Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Research Publications, 1979. on 1 microfilm reel with other items ; 35 mm. (American fiction IV, 1901-1905 ; reel 198, no. 1920).
OCLC:
26677636