Category: 1950s

Stickball, 1950. Photographed by Arthur Leipzig.

Stickball, 1950. Photographed by Arthur Leipzig.

Gypsies at the Maxwell Street Flea Market, Chicago, 1956….

Gypsies at the Maxwell Street Flea Market, Chicago, 1956. Photographed by Mildred Mead.

Stunning portraits of famous figures taken by the master lensman…

Stunning portraits of famous figures taken by the master lensman Cecil Beaton.

Corner in Portici, Naples, Italy, 1950s. Photographed by Victor…

Corner in Portici, Naples, Italy, 1950s. Photographed by Victor Padolfi.

Three women model evening dresses by designer Balenciaga,…

Three women model evening dresses by designer Balenciaga, inspired by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec paintings, New York, 1951. Photographed by Gjon Mili-LIFE.

Le Fox-Terrier Au Pont des Arts by Robert Doisneau, 1953.

Le Fox-Terrier Au Pont des Arts by Robert Doisneau, 1953.

U. S. 6th Fleet in the Mediterranean, 1957. Photographed by Bert…

U. S. 6th Fleet in the Mediterranean, 1957. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

A woman walks her pet chicken up the subway stairs, Paris,…

A woman walks her pet chicken up the subway stairs, Paris, France, 1956. Photographed by Nina Leen-LIFE.

Three teenage boys on a street corner, Liverpool Slums, London,…

Three teenage boys on a street corner, Liverpool Slums, London, November 1956. Photographed by Thurston Hopkins.

17 vintage photographs of Heinkel Kabine bubble cars in the…

17 vintage photographs of Heinkel Kabine bubble cars in the 1950s.