United States History
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Urban Issues

Jacob Riis documented urban life in
How the Other Half Lives
(Image Source: Wikimedia Commons--public domain)

Question 1314104

Which of the following was not a problem of American cities in the last decades of the 19th century?

(A) corrupt city governments
(B) declining tax base as residents moved to rural areas
(C) lack of health support systems for the urban poor
(D) sewage system breakdowns
(E) overcrowded housing

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