Saturday, June 4, 2016
Berets are one of the most egalitarian hats, worn equally by the wealthy and powerful and the workers, the homeless and the unemployed. But most of all it was a favourite for factory workers, as it protected the hair and had no peak that would get in the way of machinery.
Russian worker in a factory for tanks during WWII
Russian factory worker during WWII
Glass factory, 1955
Factory worker in France, date and location unknown
Ukraine, City of Donesk, factory worker, 1988
Cuba, Worker at a cigar factory, 1994