cis construction workers, circa isn’t much that needs to be said here; the perilous position of every man in this shot, along the arm of the crane is a picture so far removed from contemporary construction it is almost unbelievable.
Barbara Johnston is a commercial, sports and editorial photographer with over twenty-five years of experience. As a staff photographer with The Philadelphia Inquirer she covered local, national and international assignments.
1935 New York press photo washing the windows of the big apple
Ironworker Acrobat, 900 N. Michigan Avenue, from Changing Chicago Accession Number: Artist: Crocker, Susan Date: 1987 Medium: Gelatin silver print Dimensions: paper: 16 in x 20 in Credit Line: Gift of Jack A.
During a performance for a Shriners convention, a Sky Dancer aerialist skips rope on a small platform high (at least 20 stories) above the streets of downtown, Chicago, Illinois, July (Photo by John Dominis/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)