Illustration by Andrew Loomis 1944

Izis Bidermanas -Bords de la seine, Paris, 1949 (via)

Illustration by Ernest Chiriaka (via)

Bill Brandt - Evening in Kenwood, c. 1934 (via)

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Eliot Elisofon: A US Navy flier and his date smoking on the coast of Morocco. Casablanca, 1943

Stories to Hold You Spellbound # 14 (1953)

An aircraft worker dancing with his date at the Lockheed Swing Shift Dance.Los Angeles, 1942 (via)

"A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know." - Diane Arbus

Illustration by Pruett Carter for Ladies’ Home Journal story, “Embrace” ,1953 (via)

Robert Doisneau- Bebop cellar, Vieux Colombier,  Paris, 1951 (via)

July 4th 1950, Santa Monica, California, photo by Ralph Crane (via)