Category: 1950s

Color found photos document everyday life of an American family in the mid-1950s.

Sophia Loren’s body double: 38 stunning photos of Scilla Gabel in the 1950s and 1960s.

Christian Dior’s successor Yves Saint Laurent standing alone after attending Dior’s funeral, 1957. Photographed by Loomis Dean-LIFE.

New York, September 1953. Photographed by Vivian Maier.

30 candid and intimate photographs of Elvis Presley on the 27-hour train ride from New York to Memphis in July 1956.

The corps de ballet in ‘Swan Lake,’ 1952. Photographed by Baron.

Fred Astaire talks to Audrey Hepburn and her pet Mr. Famous she is holding, on the set of the Paramount musical ‘Funny Face,’ July 7, 1956. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Vintage photos of two-faced German microcar Zündapp Janus from the late 1950s.

Stunning fashion photography by Walter Carone in the early 1950s.

Before he was Bond, Sean Connery once finished third in Mr. Universe competition in 1953.