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doyoulikevintage: “ Lower East Side Manhattan Photo: Rebecca Lepkoff ” I love this. Anybody ID the street?

The Andrews Sisters sing for the servicemen at the Hollywood Canteen, 1944

The Andrews Sisters perform at the Hollywood Canteen in the early When I look at this picture all I can hear is "Boogie woodie bugle boy"

Saks, Fifth Avenue windows, ph Alfred Eisenstaedt 1942

Two fashionably dressed women standing on Fifth Avenue across from mannequin in the window of Saks department store, photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt, New York, 1942

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Times Square 1941 Soldiers Watch Billboards RKO Palace new Technicolor movie musical Moon over Miami with stars Don Ameche+Betty Grable+Carole Landis/New York City Vintage

Women in the beginning of the last century.

Women in the beginning of the last century.

Past Artistic Photography

Past Artistic Photography

Tenements were poor living quarters that immigrants often lived in. Jacob Riis illuminated them through his muckraking practices. These small homes only encouraged the poverty cycle in industrial cities. This had a negative effect on American Society.

What life was like in a rundown city tenement

Poor home, NYC tenement (New York City Slums & Slum Life series), 1910 – Lewis Hine

In this 1957 picture, Elizabeth Eckford of what became known as "The Little Rock Nine" is seen being followed and threatened by an angry white mob on her way to class, as one of the first African-American students to ever attend classes at Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

The 50 Most Powerful Pictures In American History

In this 1957 picture, Elizabeth Eckford of what became known as "The Little Rock Nine" is seen being followed and threatened by an angry white mob on her way to class, as one of the first African-American students to ever attend classes at Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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