A bridgeman with U. Steel climbs atop the Empire State Building on Oct. He's one of 22 structual iron workers who erected a permanent five-station television tower on top of the Empire State Building. Photo, city view, history, black and white
A bomber crashes into the Empire State Building on the morning of July And yet the building did not collapse. New York Times photographer Ernie Sisto had two of his friends hold his belt while he dangled off the side of the building to snap this photo.