Tenement and Slum Life of New York City. Lindsey Caggiano Dr. Dixon GEOG 250. Where were the slums of New York City at the turn of the 20 th century?. The Lower East Side was the dominant location of slums and tenements in New York City. What is a slum?.
Tenement and Slum Life of New York City
Where were the slums of New York City
at the turn of the 20th century?
The Lower East Side was the dominant location of slums and tenements in New York City.
How would you feel living in these conditions?
Immigration to NYC in
Castle Gardens (before Ellis Island).
How does this compare with your bedroom, house and neighborhood?
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Due to living poor living conditions, several laws came into place.
Interactive map of all New York City Public Housing:
Public Housing is all throughout New York city, but with the creation of housing projects, it has moved to the boroughs.