Men at Lunch tells the story of early 20th century immigration in America; of how modern-day New York emerged in the throes of the Great Depression; of the fundamental importance of iron workers, both then and now, particularly as the descendants of the early Irish iron workers rebuild the World Trade Center; and how one simple snapshot has captured the imaginations of people the world over.
Charles C. Ebbetts - 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 And, the previously unpublished version of the iconic photograph.
"Woman Doctor, New York City 1910" NYC Medical Milestones:1841 Croton clean water system became US model,1866 1st Municipal Health Dept.established standard for 100 years,1849,U.S's 1st ambulance service,1912-80 13 Nobel prizes in Medicine. Biddy Craft