Maggie: A Girl of the Streets Project
The links below will take you to independent sites not maintained by the school.
Read the book online.
These are the victims mentioned in the video you watched. To find information about these women and their cases, google each name in quotation marks. For example, "Alice Bowlsby".
Alice Bowlsby (murdered by Jacob Rosenzweig)
Sarah Maria Cornell (murdered by Ephraim Avery)
Helen Jewett (murdered by Richard Robinson)
Mary Rogers (murder unsolved)
Mary Bickford (murdered by Albert Tirrell)
Fallen Ladies Video
Urbanography, Where the Gangs Lived
Thomas Nast Cartoons
Jacob Riis Photographs.
(Click on the purple link above to access this site.)
Studies of the Tenements of New York, by Jacob A. Riis, originally published in 1890. The Hypertext Edition, with illustrations