A couple enjoy a drive in movie at a Los Angeles theater.
Drive in theaters multiplied from 743 in 1948 to over 6,000 in 1961; their high point.
Teenage couples, 1946
High school seniors at Port Jefferson High School discussing an upcoming date, 1956
Long Island, New York
photo: Eve Arnold
Young suburban couple riding bicycles to formal dance, 1942
Handsome teen boy arrives to the home of his date, 1947
15 year old girl pinning a carnation on her date to her first formal dance.
Drive in restaurant, c. 1955
University of Michigan 1957
Two student couples under dogwood tree, 1962
Southwestern University at Memphis,
Chelsea High School Dance, 1950s
Young Debutants and their dates, 1963
Student Dance at Southwestern University,
Young couple on the dance floor, 1950s
West Virginia, 1956
photo: O. Winston Link
Young man getting ready for a date, 1953