Illustrations from the book published by G.W. Averell & Co in New York, 1877.
Page 8 - Venues for Horses
Page 9 - Theatrics
Page 10 - Fashions of the Day
Page 11 - Boxing
Page 12 - Earning a Living
Page 13 - Chinese Quarters
Page 14 - The diversity of people in New York City
Page 15 - Characters of New York
Page 16 - Street Peddlers
Page 17 - Service personnel
Page 21 - "Our artist in the United States - XI. Wall Street, New York."
Page 26 - "Night on the East side. A dime lodging house."
Page 29 - "The Prohibition movement. The drug store of the future."
Page 30 - The duty that lies near. Puck. "The new parks are a good thing, Mr. Grace, but suppose we begin by making 'breathing-places' of these dirty streets!"
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