Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

DAC Collection Artist Information

Jacob August Riis

American photographer, journalist, reformer, and author, born Denmark

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500063987.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Jacob August Riis:

Jacob August Riis Baxter Street Alley in Mulberry Bend, ca. 1880-1890 Gelatin silver print
Jacob August Riis Street Arabs—Night Boys in Sleeping Quarters (Newsboys), ca. 1880-1890 (printed 1947) Gelatin silver print
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