Item no. 22013
|Occupation: Building and construction trades|
Bridgepainter on the Queensboro Fifty-ninth Street Bridge. Phillip Keating, the son of Irish immigrants, fell to his death while painting another bridge seven years after a fellow worker snapped this shot in 1949.
Image from the Martin and Catherine Keating Daly private collection.
See this image in the Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives exhibit.