Category: 1940s

Hedy Lamarr and Victor Mature in the 1949 movie “Samson and…

Hedy Lamarr and Victor Mature in the 1949 movie “Samson and Delilah.”

A costume party in the 1940s.

A costume party in the 1940s.

Clare Luce

Clare Luce, 1940

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Hedy Lamarr in the 1944 movie “The Heavenly Body.”

Hedy Lamarr in the 1944 movie “The Heavenly Body.”

Imagine Looking Pretty In a Gas Mask!

The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio, June 11, 1941

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One of the most intense and striking faces of Italian cinema:…

One of the most intense and striking faces of Italian cinema: 36 glamorous photos of Alida Valli in the 1930s and 1940s.

34 amazing color snapshots that show the United States in the…

34 amazing color snapshots that show the United States in the 1940s.

34 gorgeous photos of Dorothy Dandridge in the 1940s and 1950s.

34 gorgeous photos of Dorothy Dandridge in the 1940s and 1950s.

Two men playing piggyback, Camp Murphy, West Palm Beach,…

Two men playing piggyback, Camp Murphy, West Palm Beach, Florida, September 1942.

A series of vintage photos documented a day in the life of a…

A series of vintage photos documented a day in the life of a 1940s housewife.