Lunch atop a Skyscraper (New York Construction Workers Lunching on a Crossbeam) is a famous photograph taken by Charles C. Ebbets during construction of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center in (Photographer: Charles C. Ebbets) I still can't believe this.
At hundreds of feet above the bustling streets of New York City there's not just work, there's also rest. A construction worker relaxes during his lunch break on top of the RCA Building at Rockefeller Center on Sept.
Sitting astride a beam on the twenty-second story of the Murray Hill Building in New York City, ironworkers beguile part of their lunch hour playing their harmonicas in unison. In partnership with The New York Times Archive, we’re proud to…
Taken by Charles C. Ebbets during construction of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center in . Ebbets took the photo on September Taken on the floor of the GE Building during the last several months of construction, the same workers napping on the beam.