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1950-1969 All things mid century.

Septic tank converted to 6 person bomb shelter, 1951

Miss Sputnik, c.1950s
          Anne Marie Dupont, AKA: Dyna Sputnik was from Dijon, Central France and
          trained in classical ballet.       
vintage scans

Miss Sputnik, c.1950s

          Anne Marie Dupont, AKA: Dyna Sputnik was from Dijon, Central France and

          trained in classical ballet.       

vintage scans

Thunderbird Hotel, c.1950s

Safety first, 1950s

Family Fallout protection, 1950s

Family Plan c.1950s

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture/Office of Civil Defense

Quaker State Ad, 1956

featuring the Ford Atmos concept car

Bomb Shelter

 Federal Civil Defense Administration c. 1950s

Bomb Shelter supplies ad, c.1950s

I Will Wait For You

Unlimited Cool #21 

Connie Francis-I Will Wait For You

atomic bomb test

Yucca Flat, Nevada 1951

Members of the 11th Airborne Division stare as a bomb cloud surges upward. They were told to kneel or sit so the blast wouldn’t knock them down.


Fallout 1961

Posting a fallout shelter sign on a building in Washington, D.C.


Atomic swim c.1950s

You and Science: Science for Better Living, 1955

"Note the rugged landscape of the moon’s surface."