Category: 1940s

Boys and bike, Libertyville, Illinois, 1943. Photographed by…

Boys and bike, Libertyville, Illinois, 1943. Photographed by Charles Mace.

Photos of Ronald Reagan and his first wife Jane Wyman on their…

Photos of Ronald Reagan and his first wife Jane Wyman on their wedding day in 1940.

Amazing vintage photographs of trailer shows from the 1930s and…

Amazing vintage photographs of trailer shows from the 1930s and 1940s.

Fascinating photos of New York taken by Benn Mitchell in the…

Fascinating photos of New York taken by Benn Mitchell in the 1940s and early 1950s.

Photos of Marlon Brando preparing for his screen debut ‘The Men’…

Photos of Marlon Brando preparing for his screen debut ‘The Men’ in 1949.

Newsboy, Iowa City, Iowa, February 1940.

Newsboy, Iowa City, Iowa, February 1940.

Street scene outside of hotels on East 43rd street by Times…

Street scene outside of hotels on East 43rd street by Times Square with neon lights and people walking on sidwalk, New York, 1945. Photographed by Andreas Feininger.

The world’s smoothest-looking classic car: a looking back…

The world’s smoothest-looking classic car: a looking back on the 1948 Norman Timbs Buick Streamliner.

Cable car riders, 1949. Photographed by Fred Lyon.

Cable car riders, 1949. Photographed by Fred Lyon.

Coney Island, NY, July 4, 1949. Photographed by Andreas…

Coney Island, NY, July 4, 1949. Photographed by Andreas Feininger.