Category: 1950s

Group of boys lounging in front of a building, Chicago, July…

Group of boys lounging in front of a building, Chicago, July 1951. Photographed by Mildred Mead.

Beautiful photos of a 19-year-old Diahann Carroll photographed…

Beautiful photos of a 19-year-old Diahann Carroll photographed by Carl Van Vechten in 1955.

Amazing vintage photographs capture the 1953 Motorcycle Skiing…

Amazing vintage photographs capture the 1953 Motorcycle Skiing championships in Austria.

35 charming photos show formalwear styles of young women in the…

35 charming photos show formalwear styles of young women in the 1950s.

Native styles embellished: 22 amazing color photographs that…

Native styles embellished: 22 amazing color photographs that show beautiful fashions in Scottsdale, Arizona in the 1950s.

La Dolce Vita, Knightsbridge, London, 1950. Photographed by…

La Dolce Vita, Knightsbridge, London, 1950. Photographed by Thurston Hopkins.

Seductive Marilyn, Hollywood, California, 1953. Photographed by…

Seductive Marilyn, Hollywood, California, 1953. Photographed by Alfred Eisenstaedt.

40 old snaps show what people often did during their ‘50s…

40 old snaps show what people often did during their ‘50s summers.

A couple kissing by the River Seine in Paris with Notre Dame…

A couple kissing by the River Seine in Paris with Notre Dame cathedral in the background, 1952. Photographed by Thurston Hopkins.

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.