Jacob A. Riis:
How the Other
A pioneering newspaper reporter and social reformer in New York at the turn of the 20th century, Riis' then-novel idea of using photographs of the city’s slums made him a forerunner of modern photojournalism.
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Our galleries tell the stories of significant events in the Chippewa Valley and create distinct and intentional dialogues about objects, individuals, and history.