Hermann Buhl after the Nanga Parbat ordeal. Makes Hilary’s Everest summit pale in comparison.
Amy Davidson on The F.D.R. New Yorker Cover that Never Ran: http://nyr.kr/LhM6n1
A mounted police constable in London unsheathes his baton, while escorting cold storage vans on their way to Smithfield meat market during the transport workers strike. 1912.