Item no. 28381
|Occupation: Building and construction trades|
|Collection: Wagner Labor Archives|
Posing atop the Chrysler Building, New York City
Charles Rivers photographed a remarkable series of images during the construction of the Chrysler and Empire State buildings, including this one of a riveter on the 58th floor.
Image from Charles Rivers Photograph Collection, Tamiment Library, New York University.
View the Five Photographers exhibit for related images.