Small New Deal Network Logo
Documents  |  Photos  |  Features  |  Classroom  |  Links  |  Listserv  |  About Us  |  Search 

Photo Gallery

[ New Search ]

Brick Layer

Location : Chicago, IL
Agency : WPA
Owner : NARA (SPB)
Medium : B&W Photo
Control Number : 19659-C

Enlarged Image

Description : Roy Swinford, WPA worker, lays down 45,000 bricks a day. He keeps a crew of 20 men busy at top speed to supply him with bricks. Picture taken at 720 S. Pasfield intersection with Lawrence Avenue.

Listed Under:
[Transportation][Highways and Roads][Laborers]