Category: 1955

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

Gorgeous photos of an American girl taken by her then husband in the mid-1950s.

A group of men playing a game of cards in a club in Leeds, 1955. Photographed by John Chillingworth.

An English model on holiday at St. Jean Cap Ferrat in France, July 23, 1955. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Frank Sinatra with Nat King Cole at the Villa Capri, 1955. Photographed by Bernie Abramson.

One of Disneyland’s boat rides, Anaheim, California, July 18, 1955. Photographed by Loomis Dean-LIFE.

Elevated view of the crowded ‘Bingo Room’ at the Showboat Hotel and Casino (later Castaways Hotel and Casino), Las Vegas, Nevada, 1955. Photographed by Loomis Dean-LIFE.

The ‘Circus Train’ ride, an exact replica of ‘Casey Jr.’ train used in Disney’s movie ‘Dumbo’, Anaheim, California, July 17, 1955. Photographed by Loomis Dean-LIFE.

Priest ice skating, 1955. Photographed by John Dominis.

Man with doves, Paris, 1955. Photographed by Frank Horvat.