The Truth Behind NYC’s Iconic Lunch Atop A Skyscraper Photograph

It’s one of the most famous photographs in the world: a candid shot of 11 men relaxing on a skyscraper beam far above the streets of New York City. But despite its renown, little is known about the story behind this iconic image. For instance, who were these men? And why has the location of the snap – and the identity of the person behind the camera – been so often misidentified? Now, after years of research, the truth might finally be revealed.