.
0066868
MARCUS ALONZO HANNA
(1837-1904). American businessman and politician. Caricature, 1902, by Thomas Fleming.
.
0097799
ETCHER AND ENGRAVER, 1643.
An etcher and an engraver at work in a French copperplate workshop. Etching by Abraham Bosse, 1643.
.
0176063
PEACE CORPS: TUNISIA.
Peace Corps volunteer Lowell Sykes of Idaho Falls, Idaho (standing near edge of wall, upper left), supervising the construction of a schoolhouse in Souk-el Arba, Tunisia. Photographed by Paul Conklin, c1964.
.
0267685
OREGON: WORKMEN, 1941.
Workmen at the Umatilla Ordnance Depot in Hermiston, Oregon. Photograph, Russell Lee, 1941.
.
0121253
TEXAS: WORKMAN, 1939.
A workman plastering a wall of a movie theater in Waco, Texas. Photograph by Russell Lee, November 1939.
.
0175995
ESNER: INDUSTRY MURAL.
Work in a New Hampshire textile mill. Detail from a mural in the University of New Hampshire library, painted by Arthur Esner for the Works Progress Administration, 1938-42.
.
0230686
PEOPLE.
workman parade, 1906 Dienstmänner.
.
0241830
INDUSTRY.
: economy/collection silk production - female workman analyse the quality of silk filament in a labor at Yokohama, where all silk for export will be analysed (so the original text backside of the picture) (date photo probably in the 1910 years).
.
0065447
PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1864.
American cartoon from the presidential campaign of 1864 showing the rival candidates, President Abraham Lincoln (Union and Liberty!) and General George B. McClellan (Union and Slavery!).
.
0067121
HOWARD UNIVERSITY, 1869.
Howard University, Washington, D.C. under construction. Wood engraving, American, 1869.
.
0100401
AUSTRALIA: WORKMEN, c1900.
Workmen of Australia. Photographed c1900.
.
0067317
NEW YORK SHIPYARD, 1840.
A shipyard in New York City. Wood engraving, American, c1840.
.
0050436
FANNY BULLOCK WORKMAN
(1859-1925). American writer and explorer.
.
0171693
ALASKA: OIL FIELD, 1969.
A workman adjusting the flow of diesel fuel from a 'pillow tank' (made from a rubberized fabric that is unaffected by low temperatures) to an oil rig in the North Slope region of Alaska. Photographed in 1969.
.
0112480
HITLER AND WORKERS, 1936.
German Chancellor Adolf Hitler visiting with members of a freeway construction crew, 1936.
.
0112576
TOMB OF KING TUTANKHAMEN.
Egyptian workers digging at the site of the tomb of King Tutankhamen in the Valley of the Kings, Egypt, under the direction of English archaeologist Howard Carter, late 1922. Photographed by Harry Burton.
.
0075159
STONEMASONS, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
.
0165640
FRANCE: CHAPEL, 1944.
A view of the Chapel of St. Hubert at Chteau d'Amboise, France, after it had been bombed in an Allied attack in 1944, during World War II.
.
0083070
ELECTRICAL EXPOSITION, 1881.
Electrical generators built by Znobe Thophile Gramme in use at the Paris Electrical Exposition of 1881. Wood engraving, French, late 19th century.
.
0173479
CIVIL WAR: IRON WORKS, 1862.
Workmen at the Novelty Iron Works in New York City bending plates to be used in refitting the U.S.S. 'Roanoke' as an ironclad vessel during the American Civil War, 1862. Contemporary American wood engraving.
.
0175998
STEA: SEWAGE WORKERS.
Workmen placing an H-beam during the construction of an underground sewage system. Panel from the frieze 'Construction,' in the Bowery Bay Sewage Disposal Plant in Queens, New York, sculpted by Cesare Stea for the Works Progress Administration, 1939.
.
0183517
WINKLER: DELIVERY WAGON.
'Idle Hour.' Deliverymen paused in their horse-drawn wagon, manufactured by Teel & Company, while transporting imports from China in San Francisco's Chinatown. A vegetable seller stands in the foreground. Etching, c1920, by John W. Winkler.
.
0175990
DE ANNA: STREET PAVING.
Workmen paving a street in Washington, D.C. Oil on canvas, c1940, by Peter De Anna.
.
0078788
LABOR DESPOT, 1889.
'The Tyranny of the Walking Delegate. Ordering Workmen to "Go On Strike".' Wood engraving from an American newspaper of 1889.
.
0175930
LABOR CERTIFICATE, 1795.
Certificate with an engraved depiction of a worker and an employer shaking hands in cooperation, issued to Harper Pearson as a member of the True Assistant Society of Philadelphia, instituted 26 February 1795.
.
0175999
STEA: SEWAGE WORKERS.
'Riveting.' Workmen installing part of an underground sewage system. Panel from the frieze 'Construction,' in the Bowery Bay Sewage Disposal Plant in Queens, New York, sculpted by Cesare Stea for the Works Progress Administration, 1939.
.
0175598
LEATHER MANUFACTURE, c1918.
Workers scraping hides at the Alexander Brothers Leather Company plant in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photographed c1918.
.
0171952
IMMIGRANTS: IRISH, c1885.
An Irish immigrant cleaning a street in New York City following his appointment as a city health officer. American cartoon, c1885.
.
0026339
WORKMEN IN A GARDEN, c1515.
The month of March: illumination from a Flemish Book of Hours, c1515.
.
0171694
ALASKA: MILITARY PIPELINE.
A pipeline construction crew laying 8-inch pipe near Fairbanks, Alaska, November 1954, part of a project intended to supply jet fuel from tankers at the port of Haines to nearby Eielson Air Force base.
.
0017336
MARCUS ALONZO HANNA
(1837-1904). American businessman and politician. Caricature, 1902, by Thomas Fleming.
.
0175928
ASSYRIA: WORKERS.
Workmen stacking wood on the shore. Detail from a relief in the palace of Sargon II, Khorsabad, Assyria, 8th century B.C.
.
0038382
EADS BRIDGE, ST LOUIS.
'The St. Louis Bridge during construction.' The Eads Bridge (built 1867-74) across the Mississippi River at St. Louis. Wood engraving, c1872.
.
0248185
MACHU PICCHU, PERU.
Lieutenant Sotomayor and men excavate the ground of the Chief Temple. Hiram Bingham.
.
0255598
NEAR BANGKOK, SIAM.
A Siamese workman sits next to his garden in a Bangkok suburb. Gervais Courtellemont.
.
0096377
LOUVRE: VENUS DE MILO.
The Venus de Milo encased in a wooden crate, which has been placed on rollers, prior to being moved at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, as a precaution following the outbreak of World War II, September 1939. Photographed by Laure Albin-Guillot.
.
0175996
STEA: SEWAGE WORKERS.
'Excavating.' Workmen preparing for the construction of an underground sewage system. Panel from the frieze 'Construction,' in the Bowery Bay Sewage Disposal Plant in Queens, New York, sculpted by Cesare Stea for the Works Progress Administration, 1939.
.
0176066
COLOMBIA: TV ANTENNA.
An American Peace Corps volunteer installing a television antenna on a rooftop in Colombia. Photographed by Charles Marden Fitch, c1965.
.
0169841
BROOKLYN: EBBETS FIELD.
A crane with a wrecking ball on top of the visitors' dugout at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, New York, 23 February 1960, at the start of the demolition of the stadium that had been the home of the Brooklyn Dodgers prior to their moving to Los Angeles two years earlier.
.
0163497
MISSISSIPPI RIVER: MATS.
A work crew on the banks of the Mississippi River installing mats made of branches cut from willow trees to help guard against flooding, near Vicksburg, Mississippi, early 1930s.
Next Page