A British sailor on leave in America admires an expression of American exuberance, 1941
Life Magazine’s "The Way We Were; Decades of the Twentieth Century"
Mad Tea Party Ride
Disneyland c. 1950s
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 boys soaking up some rays, 1952
photo: Loomis Dean
Gene Krupa Jam Session, 1941
Drummer Gene Krupa playing drum at Gjon Mili’s studio.
New York, NY
photos: Gjon Mili
Spring Along the Mississippi, 1949
Teen couple kissing, 1952
Young student couple in love;
Glendale College Balboa Beach Party, 1947
Photo: Peter Stackpole
Summertime, Poolside 1950s
College Boxing 1949
Boys at the “Opportunity Camp” for idle High School drop-outs;
Brooklyn, N.Y., 1962
Students in auto shop class, 1950s
Sharply dressed boys in a high school classroom,
Dover NJ 1955