Item no. 22022
|Occupation: Building and construction trades|
|Collection: Wagner Labor Archives|
"A typical condition in the business sections of the City" is the caption on this glimpse of Manhattan underground, 1918. Views of the tangle of underground wires and pipes that constitute the city's infrastructure provide a below-the-scenes look that fascinates city dwellers.
See this image in the Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives exhibit.