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September 15, 2011 in Idaho
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“I’ve been a logger since I was 11 years old,” said Jim Lake, of Priest River, Idaho, after checking out the Smithsonian Institute’s exhibit, “The Way We Worked,” at the Beardmore Block in Priest River on Wednesday.

A submarine builder works at the Electric Boat Co., of Groton, Conn., in August 1943.

A worker does framework of the Empire State Building in New York City in 1930.

Young women deliver ice in 1918.