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1950-1969 All things mid century.

Los Angeles, 1965

Photo: Lee Friedlander

A Family, 1957

Liz Taylor and Mike Todd with their newborn, baby Liza

photo by Toni Frissell

Accident Investigator certification advertisement 1963


"Your job as an Accident Investigator."

1964 Insurance Adjusting advert detail

Future Flying Carpet 1959

Detail from advert by Americas Independent Electric Light and Power Companies

Future Lawn Service c. 1960s

Detail from advert by Americas Independent Electric Light and Power Companies

James Dean 1955

Photo by Phil Stern

Lena Horne 1954

Phillip Halsman; Jump photos

Danny Kaye 1954

Phillip Halsman; Jump photos

Diana Dorrs, 1956

Phillip Halsman; jump photos

1958 Mercury Medalist

trying out an experiment at the science fair

1957

"Take a letter, Miss Jones."