Use different photographs as evidence and examples. Do not use the same photograph twice even in answering a different question.
Review the “Child Labor” photographs by Lewis Hine and Jacob Riis
The material for this assignment can be found on these websites below:
This site has thumbnails of the photographs. If you click on the image it will be enlarged. (Concentrate on the photos related to life in the cities and to children and people at work).
Jacob Riis Photographs1 (Links to an external site.)
In the middle of the page click on the “Photographs” link.
You can view the photographs as a slide show. Click on the “arrow” to advance the photos. Click on the photos to enlarge them.
Answer all the questions below:
1) How do the photographs of both Lewis Hine and Jacob Riis represent the concerns of the Progressive Era reformers. Offer 2 specific examples from the photographs. (Use different illustrations in your submission as you respond to the questions raised in the assignment).
2) What surprised you about the photographs? Describe 2 specific examples from photographs (name the specific photos) to back up your responses.
Use different photographs as examples in your responses to this question.
a) Describe two (2) Progressive reforms on either the local, state, or national level that addressed the concerns of Hine and/or Riis as illustrated in their photos.
Describe the reforms.
b) Were these reforms realized during the Progressive Era? (before 1920)
Use different photographs for your examples and illustrations.