New York

hourly wage = $15.51.

Obviously this man has no fear of heights New York City Iron Worker

New York New York

New York New York. Saw the photo of all the men lined up on the steel girder years ago.

The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866. John Hill Morgan (b 1833), platinum print. This view was recorded five years before Steep Street, curving away to the left, was demolished and replaced by a realigned road, Colston Street. Steep Street existed in the medieval period when it was the main road from the centre of Bristol to Gloucester.

The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866 John Hill Morgan,

A worker relaxing during the construction of a New York skyscraper in the 1930's

vintage everyday: A worker relaxing during the construction of the Empire State Building, 1930 photo by Lewis Hine

Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - London

Number 25 bendy bus, packed as usual. What an awesome selection of vintage London shots. What a beautiful city! Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - Vintage London: Taking in the Smoke - Photo Gallery - LIFE

Building the Big Apple: Historic images show construction of New York's most famous skyscrapers

Building the Big Apple: Historic images show construction of New York's most famous skyscrapers

Construction workers high above Manhattan Members of a derrick gang lay a beam atop the Empire State Building during construction in

Old London Bridge

Old London Bridge now crosses specially cut channel of the Colorado River in Arizona

Red Lion Street area, Kirk's Yard, Nottingham, 1919. All demolished in the late 1920's-early 30's and replaced by some of the first purpose built council houses. Narrow Marsh lay beneath the cliff of the Lace Market, seen here in the background. The area was notorious for slum dwellings and outbreaks of cholera and other diseases. The houses on the left show frame-knitters windows. The timber-frame house, 'Marsh Farm' may be Tudor, with a marvellous display of repairs and patching.

Red Lion Street area, Kirk's Yard, Nottingham, All demolished in the late…

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