The map 'Jewish East London' was published in 1900 by T. Fisher Unwin in a book by Charles Russell & H.S. Lewis The Jew in London. A study of racial character and present-day conditions.
It was produced by George Arkell, a cab driver, statistician and social geographer, who worked on the famous survey of London poverty by Charles Booth during the 1880s.
- Article by:
- Tom Harper
- Movement, War, Popular culture
British Library maps curator Tom Harper explores the history of London through its maps, from the beginnings of the London Underground to immigration.