Antwerp’s old Stock Exchange's spectacular interior hall was constructed during the 19th century to replace an earlier building designed by Domien de Waghemakere, which had burned down in 1858. The Stock Exchange building off Meir Street in Antwerp was closed in 2003 due to fire regulations. All but abandoned over the last decade, plans are reportedly afoot that will see the grand structure transformed into a 5-star hotel and public city lounge.
Walgreens on Canal St...always the last stop before heading home from a day of shopping on Canal St.
Nov. 10, 1933, workers at the Austin, Minnesota, Hormel plant begin a sit-down strike when owner Jay Hormel refuses to negotiate with their union, the Independent Union of All Workers. Unable to open his blockaded plant, Hormel accepted binding arbitration and the workers received a ten percent wage increase a month later. From todaylaborhistory.wordpress.com
Berenice Abbott – Femme et Photographe (de grand talent)
NYC. Murray Hill Hotel; From Park Avenue and 40th Street. Nov. 19, 1935 by Berenice Abbott.