Original owner of image: David Keyes
Date of original image: March 19, 1935
Ladder type: Extension Ladder, Zeppelin Construction Ladder, Mobile Extension Ladder, Mobile Fire Ladder, Fire Escape Ladder
Used for: During the boom of zeppelin creation that went on in the 1930′s these mobile extension ladders were made to go higher and higher.
How many different web pages is this ladder image on: 136,000+
Where is it : Macon, Georgia
Story behind it: These amazing photos from a photographer known as David Keyes have only just been found again. They were hiding in a loft and discovered by a John Fanklins, posted online in March 2012 and the pictures have been going viral ever since. While many of the websites that show the picture say that it was photos of the construction of the Hindenburg, This is in fact not the truth. The aircraft in the pictures is in fact the construction of the USS Macon. just to add these impressive ladders would be able to reach heights of over 100ft!
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