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    I fingered it out!!! I clicked on the link to have a better look, they transposed the date from 1931 to 1913.

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    Highway Bridge workers. St. Charles, Missouri. 1904.

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    looks like it's for train to me..... and modern day builders laying around waiting for the free payday......

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    Bananas are still cut and loaded by hand onto trailers out in the plantations here in NQ. They are then off loaded onto hooks that carry them through a wash down before being sorted and graded. Also all done by hand. They do mark easily. You would never see them stacked as they are shown to the left of that rail car.

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    Workers building new Boston post office wear WWI helmets to protect them from fatal rivets, November 1931.
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    so shouldent they stop using fatal rivets??

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    That is the most staged photo yet...

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    Yes, like the dude in the tie would have even gotten his hands dirty there.

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    defiantly not a Model T transmission. Donīt understand the defiance.

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    The worker leaning against the girder on the right, looks like he could slip right off.

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