Life in Balance
Harry Gardiner of Washington DC hanging from the 24th story of the Hotel McAlpin, Broadway, New York.
January 01, 1925 License
A porter at a fruit and vegetable market carrying fifteen baskets on his head.
January 01, 1930 License
In the field outside his house in Plaistow, East London, 62-year-old railway worker Mo Harris balances a bicycle on top of a broom on his chin, watched by a couple of incredulous youngsters. Harris is known as 'the chin-up boy of...More
August 16, 1952 License
Portrait of American basketball player Meadowlark Lemon of the Harlem Globetrotters balancing a basketball on his finger, May 15, 1968.
January 15, 1968 License
Wheel gymanstics Five women hang on to a gym wheel, fully balanced and in a static position - 1930 - Vintage property of ullstein bild
January 01, 1939 License
Mary Ann Mobley gets a good look at New York City from a ladder atop the Park Lane Hotel as her twelve year old sister, Sandra, holds on to her legs beneath her pageant dress.
September 08, 1958 License
An Alsatian dog balancing four cups and saucers on its head.
January 01, 1954 License
Chinese acrobats from Chungking performing their amazing chair balancing act at the Dominion Theatre in London.
July 20, 1981 License
Perched on a girder at the edge of a building under construction, a confident daredevil balances on the back legs of a chair atop another chair set on a table, from a height of 20 stories - without a safety net.
January 01, 1900 License
Acrobats balanced on top of each other
January 12, 2009 License
Harold (left) and Fayard Nicholas so dome high steps in a high place, the Eiffel Tower to be exact, as they get around to see the sights in Paris. The two Americans, nightclub entertainers, are currently at the Paris Music Hall. Harold...More
January 17, 1955 License
Soldiers doing handstands on parallel bars at the Army Physical Training School, Aldershot, Hampshire.
March 22, 1931 License
While New York's thousands rush to crowded restaurants and congested lunch counters for their noon day lunch, these intrepid steel workers atop the 70 story RCA building in Rockefeller Center get all the air and freedom they want by...More
September 20, 1932 License
Portrait of men sitting on top of a precarious rock formation
February 05, 2009 License
Relma Brewster, 17, of Venice, California, who has been raised on a scientific physical culture since babyhood, demonstrates her strength. She is holding, left to right, Verdenia Silma, Georgia Halbeck and Jeanette Petty.
September 21, 1937 License
Ten Chinese acrobats balancing on a bicycle in Paris.
September 18, 1965 License
Members of the Manchester YMCA practising for a fitness display at the Free Trade Hall.
March 20, 1939 License
Couple with dog standing on their shoulders, 1910s. Couple with dog standing on their shoulders, c 1910s.
July 15, 2009 License
Bill Haley (1925 - 1981) And His Comets rehearsing at the Dominion Theatre, London. Bass player Al Rex plays his double bass while lying on it.
February 06, 1957 License
High school marching band parading during re-opening ceremonies for World's Fair.
April 01, 1965 License