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Farm bread being sent to the poor people in the city, from 'Germany: The Olympic Year', pub. by Volk und Reich Verlag Berlin, 1936 (sepia photo)

How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York (1890) was an early publication of photojournalism by Jacob Riis, documenting squalid living conditions in New York City slums in the 1880s. It served as a basis for future "muckraking" journalism by exposing the slums to New York City’s upper and middle classes.