New York City c.1900 The modern, automobile-focused, climate-controlled, massively indoor American city is radically different from what every other generation of human since the time of Jericho has understood by the word “city”.
Construction workers eat their lunches atop a steel beam 800 feet above ground, at the building site of the RCA Building in Rockefeller Center in New York, Sept. 29, 1932. And, the previously unpublished version of the iconic photograph.
This day in Georgia History: 1911 Gov. Hoke Smith signed an act reducing the maximum number of hours textile mill workers could be required to work from 66 to 60 per week. The area surrounding Auburn was known as the Trouser Capital of the World. Textiles were the major industry in our community for many