Park Avenue, probably during the construction of the Lever Building (1951-52) between 53th & 54th streets; Seagram Building is behind the construction worker.
Circus side show performer.... Does she have Knives stuck in her?
The Circus Performer; 21 Unbelievably Haunting Vintage Photos From The Circus Man crushes a block placed on the stomach of a strongman.
thats-the-way-it-was: “ Yasmin Trevanna London, October 1961 Photo: Keystone/Getty ”
"Miss Lillian Boyer, areial acrobat" http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2003656133/
She is skipping rope.....that high. I'm not typically afraid of heights but that makes me so nervous!!!!!!
A) brave B) crazy C) having a nightmare
"1920 New York Police Force Stunt Photo." - NYTimes Archive
Pgeist809 - "Más dificil todavia..."
Acrobats over Chicago, 1955. Photographed by John Dominis. ummm - don't look down!