Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Adult mass burial with pages from the Hart Island burial record books, 1997 51.5" w x 42" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

New mass grave and mussel shells with pages from the Hart Island burial record books, 1997 51.5" w x 42" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Vicki Pavia honoring the 40th birthday of her baby, Denise, on Hart Island with historic prison documents, 1998 50.5'' w x 52" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Grave of the first child to die of AIDS in New York City with historic prison documents, 1998 50.5'' w x 52" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Prisoners pause during maintenance duty with visitors statements, 1998 50.5'' w x 52" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Discarded mass grave marker from 1970 with visitor statements, 1998 50.5'' w x 52" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Laundry building from the Hart Island Reformatory with historic newspaper articles about Hart Island, 1992 51.5" w x 42" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Phoenix House shoes left by vandals with contemporary news articles about Hart Island, 1992 51.5" w x 42" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Young prisoner during a mass burial with writings by inmates working on Hart Island, 1992 50.5'' w x 52" h

Melinda Hunt and Joel Sternfeld

Madonna with orange with writings by prisoners on Hart Island, 1992 50.5'' w x 52" h

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