Category: 1940s

Secretly photographing the Holocaust: Rare photos taken by a…

Secretly photographing the Holocaust: Rare photos taken by a Jewish photographer that show daily life in the Lodz ghetto.

Space saving: Amazing vintage photographs of vertical parking…

Space saving: Amazing vintage photographs of vertical parking lots from between the 1920s and 1950s.

Glamorous photos show the holiday party style inspiration from…

Glamorous photos show the holiday party style inspiration from Hollywood’s classic beauties.

Réunion de chats, 1948. Photographed by Édouard Boubat.

Réunion de chats, 1948. Photographed by Édouard Boubat.

Life of African-Americans during WWII through stunning color…

Life of African-Americans during WWII through stunning color photos.

A delivery boy on a bicycle loaded with records, 1940s….

A delivery boy on a bicycle loaded with records, 1940s. Photographed by K.W. Gullers.

Woman riding donkey, 1949. Photographed by K.W. Gullers.

Woman riding donkey, 1949. Photographed by K.W. Gullers.

Soldier’s farewell, Penn Station, New York City, 1944….

Soldier’s farewell, Penn Station, New York City, 1944. Photographed by Alfred Eisenstaedt.

Philippa Schuyler: Composition in black and white and the short…

Philippa Schuyler: Composition in black and white and the short life of an American child prodigy.

Georgia O’Keefee, Abiquiu, New Mexico. 1948. Photographed by…

Georgia O’Keefee, Abiquiu, New Mexico. 1948. Photographed by Philippe Halsman.