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fuckyeahvintage-retro:
Hair for your Face Type, c.1940s (via)

fuckyeahvintage-retro:

Hair for your Face Type, c.1940s (via)

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Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire (1946)

New Year celebration at the Hollywood Canteen. Shown are veteran Clayton Johnson, actors Dolores Moran and Bing Crosby wishing everyone a Victory New Year for 1944

New Year celebration at the Hollywood Canteen. Shown are veteran Clayton Johnson, actors Dolores Moran and Bing Crosby wishing everyone a Victory New Year for 1944

The Great Blizzard in New York City, December 1947

In December 1947, a huge, historic storm dumped record levels of snow on the Northeastern United States. This is what New York City looked like, where the snow fell quietly, and steadily, for hours and hours.
Photos: LIFE

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Toshiro Mifune during WW2

Toshiro Mifune during WW2

Children in front of the Eiffel Tower, by Robert Doisneau (Paris, 1943)

Children in front of the Eiffel Tower, by Robert Doisneau (Paris, 1943)

ww2things:
Soviet WW2 snipers

ww2things:

Soviet WW2 snipers

(via mudwerks)

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Moira Shearer in “The Red Shoes” (1948)

Stroboscopic portrait of ballerina Nora Kaye, by Gjon Mili (1947)

Stroboscopic portrait of ballerina Nora Kaye, by Gjon Mili (1947)

1950sunlimited:
Fashion Do’s and Don’t’s, c.1940s

1950sunlimited:

Fashion Do’s and Don’t’s, c.1940s

(via mudwerks)

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Rita Hayworth (1918-1987)

Rita Hayworth (1918-1987)

Edith Piaf (1947)

Edith Piaf (1947)

Ella Fitzgerald performing in New York (1948)

Ella Fitzgerald performing in New York (1948)

Deborah Kerr (1921-2007)
Deborah Kerr (1921-2007)
Joan Bennett in “Scarlet Street” (1945)

Joan Bennett in “Scarlet Street” (1945)