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Astronaut Peggy Whitson during a spacewalk, International Space Station, 2017. Photograph: NASA
Employees of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company, who helped maintain tracks during the second world war. United States, 1943. Photograph: David Bransby/Library of Congress
An aircraft mechanic checks electrical assemblies at the Vega Aircraft Corporation, California, 1942. Photograph: Library of Congress