[VIDEO] Here's the Story Behind the Iconic "Lunch on a Skyscraper" Photo From 1932

In this video from TIME, learn the story behind the iconic New York City photograph showing a row of construction workers having lunch on a steel beam 800 feet in the air while building 30 Rockefeller Center.

We don't know their names, nor the photographer who immortalized them, but these men lunching 800 feet up show the daredevil spirit behind Manhattan's vertical expansion.

via TIME

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