The iceman and other obsolete occupations.

6 03 2010

NPR has the coolest slide show ever up for us labor historians: Obsolete occupations. Despite errors in the text, my favorite is still the ice delivery man. Since I can’t figure out how to grab pictures out of slideshows, above is another one of my favorite labor history stories: a lector reading to cigar makers. I got that from Boing Boing, where, of course, I found the original link.


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