Category: people

Dancers work the floor to the sound of Humphrey Lyttelton and…

Dancers work the floor to the sound of Humphrey Lyttelton and his New Orleans-style jazz band at the 100 Club in Oxford Street, London, November 1949. Photographed by Charles Hewitt.

Amazing colorized photos show what people wore in the 19th…

Amazing colorized photos show what people wore in the 19th century.

Wartime Terminus, Paddington Station, London, 1942. Photographed…

Wartime Terminus, Paddington Station, London, 1942. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Costumed people arriving at a ball given by M. Bestegui,…

Costumed people arriving at a ball given by M. Bestegui, Venezia, Italy, 1950. Photographed by Frank Horvat.

A Native American woman and her two children at the camp grounds…

A Native American woman and her two children at the camp grounds during the Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial in Gallup, New Mexico, 1940. Photographed by Ivan Dmitri.

Sunday morning along the Arno River. A man fishing. A passerby…

Sunday morning along the Arno River. A man fishing. A passerby casting a shadow, Italy, 1935. Photographed by Alfred Eisenstaedt-LIFE.

View outside Leon and Eddie nightclub at 33 West 52nd Street,…

View outside Leon and Eddie nightclub at 33 West 52nd Street, New York, 1945. Photographed by Andreas Feininger.

Brooklyn Gang (couple necking in car), 1959. Photographed by…

Brooklyn Gang (couple necking in car), 1959. Photographed by Bruce Davidson.

A group of friends enjoy a day outdoors with their automobiles,…

A group of friends enjoy a day outdoors with their automobiles, a Lark Daytona, a Wagonaire, and a Skytopare, are parked in the foreground in Palm Canyon, Palm Springs, CA, 1962. Photographed by Tom Kelley.

At a bus station in the segregated southern US, Fisk University…

At a bus station in the segregated southern US, Fisk University professor EJ Thornton and his family wait under a sign that reads ‘Colored Waiting Room,’ Mobil, Alabama, September 1956. Photographed by Gordon Parks-LIFE.