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Map of New York City's Sixth Ward and Surrounding Areas, 1899

This 1899 map of lower Manhattan includes the intersection of Worth, Baxter, and Park Streets, known as Five Points. Block 160 is marked and shaded.

"Section of lower Manhattan in 1899"
Source | "Section of lower Manhattan in 1899," map from Jacob A. Riis, How the Other Half Lives, (New York: Dover Books, 1971), 230. Modified by the American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning.
Creator | American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning
Item Type | Map
Cite This document | American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning, “Map of New York City's Sixth Ward and Surrounding Areas, 1899,” HERB: Resources for Teachers, accessed March 19, 2019, https://herb.ashp.cuny.edu/items/show/826.

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