Category: 1940s

62 emotional pictures that capture private moments of…

62 emotional pictures that capture private moments of ‘soldiers at rest’ during World War II.

Rare kodachrome photos that capture everyday life of Peru…

Rare kodachrome photos that capture everyday life of Peru marketplaces in 1946.

Vintage photos of “Motorcycle Queen” Bessie…

Vintage photos of “Motorcycle Queen” Bessie Stringfield, who owned 27 Harleys and rode them all over the United States.

These videophones from the future past are cooler than your…

These videophones from the future past are cooler than your iPhone’s FaceTime!

40 vintage tobacco advertisements featuring female movie stars…

40 vintage tobacco advertisements featuring female movie stars from the mid-20th century.

The story behind the iconic photo of 16-year-old Elizabeth…

The story behind the iconic photo of 16-year-old Elizabeth Taylor taken by Philippe Halsman.

40 rare color photos that capture NYC streetcars from between…

40 rare color photos that capture NYC streetcars from between the 1930s and 1950s.

25 incredible pictures that capture everyday life of the…

25 incredible pictures that capture everyday life of the Navajo Nation in the 1940s.

The 1940s women’s fashion photography by Louise…

The 1940s women’s fashion photography by Louise Dahl-Wolfe

39 fascinating color snapshots that capture street scenes of…

39 fascinating color snapshots that capture street scenes of New York from the 1940s.