Working life on the outside: survival in Pittsburgh

The Bridge of Sighs
Bread Line at Woods Run, April, 1908: Mute witnesses to Pittsburgh's helplessness in time of industrial depression and unemployment.
"Making a Pitch:" Beggars outside a mill gate on pay day.
"Throwing His Hat:" Mendicant imposter of the "John Yegg" type who flopped on Washington Street bridge above the Union Depot