The year is 1942. Fort Knox needs 33,000 volts of extra power in order to support the thousands of soldiers who are training there, and this is just the guy to supply it!
I don't know anything more about him, but if you want to see all kinds of interesting photographs from the last 100 years, Shorpy is the very best place on the internet to find them. I warn you...you will spend a LOT of time there! The hundreds (if not thousands) of photos are all quite interesting, and most can be "biggified" so you can examine every little detail...
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