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Obsolete Jobs

QUIZ: What Old-Timey Job Is Perfect For You?

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.30.2014 | Business

Traveling back in time sounds fun and all. But there's one, er, reality that Hollywood forgets: Your ass would still have to get a job.

Watch: Last Of The Seltzer Delivery Men

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.22.2012 | Small Business

Walter Backerman of Queens, N.Y, holds a special place in beverage history -- and a nearly forgotten one. He's one of the last of the seltzer men, ...

Occupations Made Obsolete By Technological Innovation

npr.org | Carolyn Beeler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As computers and automated systems increasingly take the jobs humans once held, entire professions are now extinct. Click through the gallery below to...