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In 1941, Miss America Rosemary Laplanche of Los Angeles got to leave the boardwalk and enter the land of skyscrapers.

In 1941, Miss America Rosemary Laplanche of Los Angeles got to leave the boardwalk and enter the land of skyscrapers.

1930's Fashion is as classy and current today as it was then.  I even love the fur.  Sorry ASPCA.

1930's Fashion is as classy and current today as it was then. I even love the fur. Sorry ASPCA.

Thanks to Starlet Showcase for posting these great photos from a 1944 issue of Life Magazine, a kind of 1940s-Sartorialist look at girls passing the intersection of Hollywood and Vine, in Los Angeles. A nice glimpse of real-life fashion in mid-40′s USA.

Thanks to Starlet Showcase for posting these great photos from a 1944 issue of Life Magazine, a kind of 1940s-Sartorialist look at girls passing the intersection of Hollywood and Vine, in Los Angeles. A nice glimpse of real-life fashion in mid-40′s USA.

In the 1940s, surveys showed that the name Betty Crocker was known to nine out of 10 American homemakers. According to Fortune magazine in April 1945, she was the second best-known woman in America, following First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Betty Crocker was known as the First Lady of Food. In 1945, at the request of the U.S. Office of War Information, for four months Betty Crocker broadcast on NVC radio a program called “Our Nation’s Rations” to help homemakers make the most of rationed…

The Story of Betty Crocker

In the 1940s, surveys showed that the name Betty Crocker was known to nine out of 10 American homemakers. According to Fortune magazine in April 1945, she was the second best-known woman in America, following First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Betty Crocker was known as the First Lady of Food. In 1945, at the request of the U.S. Office of War Information, for four months Betty Crocker broadcast on NVC radio a program called “Our Nation’s Rations” to help homemakers make the most of rationed…

Vintage 1920s to 1940s

Stunning Vintage Photos Show The Beauty Of African-American Women From Between 1920s And 1940s

The #Harlem Renaissance was a time of cultural restoration for Black people that lasted from the 1920s to the 1940s. African-Americans during this time created for themselves as sense of joy, pride, and identity with creative expressions. Most people looked inward toward their culture to find inspir...The #Harlem Renaissance was a time of cultural restoration for Black people that lasted from the 1920s to the 1940s. African-Americans during this time created for themselves as sense of joy…

The #Harlem Renaissance was a time of cultural restoration for Black people that lasted from the 1920s to the 1940s. African-Americans during this time created for themselves as sense of joy, pride, and identity with creative expressions. Most people looked inward toward their culture to find inspir...The #Harlem Renaissance was a time of cultural restoration for Black people that lasted from the 1920s to the 1940s. African-Americans during this time created for themselves as sense of joy…

Vintage 1920s to 1940s

Stunning Vintage Photos Show The Beauty Of African-American Women From Between 1920s And 1940s

Ready For Outdoors

Ready For Outdoors

Wide leg 1940s style pants

Women's 1940s Pants Styles- History and Buying Guide

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