Category: 1940s fashion

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American comedy duo Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis photographed by Ralph Morse

in New York for LIFE Magazine, 1949. 

twixnmix: Pianist Hazel Scott and her husband…

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Pianist Hazel Scott and her husband NY Congressman Adam Clayton Powell Jr., talking with singer Ella Fitzgerald during opening night of Bop City in 1949.

(Photo by Martha Holmes/The LIFE Picture Collection)

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera at their home i…

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera at their home in Mexico City in the 1940s

Gene Tierney publicity photos for Sundown (1…

Gene Tierney publicity photos for Sundown (1941)  

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Arthur Weegee…

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Arthur Weegee, 1949.

Tommy Mottola, Mariah Carey, Billy Joel, and C…

Tommy Mottola, Mariah Carey, Billy Joel, and Christie Brinkley at

The Police Athletic League dinner

at The Plaza Hotel in New York City on June 12, 1991.

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Joan Crawford with her adopted daughter Christina, circa 1945.

twixnmix: Orson Welles and Dolores Del Rio sa…

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Orson Welles and Dolores Del Rio sail to Catalina Island off the coast of California, circa 1940. 

Photos by Earl Theisen

Ebony Magazine Covers – 1949

Ebony Magazine Covers – 1949

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Carmen Miranda (1941)