thelilyjean:

theincrediblelucilleball:

Lucy in 1945, photographed by Ray Jones.

woman after my own heart.

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Timestamp: 1316309512

thelilyjean:

theincrediblelucilleball:

Lucy in 1945, photographed by Ray Jones.

woman after my own heart.

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judywald:

Hot/Cold

40sclassic:

Photography: Nina Leen 1940s.

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retrogoddess:

Vintage ad

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jasonmcgortyphotography:

Wedding Pick-up on Flickr.

Everything about this shot lined up nicely; the lady clapping, the stoic bridesmaid, the loving glare. Much of the credit is due to a continuous shutter.

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Timestamp: 1316134475

jasonmcgortyphotography:

Wedding Pick-up on Flickr.

Everything about this shot lined up nicely; the lady clapping, the stoic bridesmaid, the loving glare. Much of the credit is due to a continuous shutter.

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theyroaredvintage:

Myrna Loy, 1940s. Another lovely dress

hepkitty:

Jan Tiffany

(Source: thatsspiffyvintage, via vintagevandalizm)

vintageblackbeauty:

Bernice Julia Hilbert, sister of Seattle resident Albert Hilbert, had her name legally changed to LaTanya Martinique. Around 1938 she received a Rosenwald Scholarship for fashion design; it is believed she was the first African American woman to receive this award.

ca. 1945

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Timestamp: 1315784199

vintageblackbeauty:

Bernice Julia Hilbert, sister of Seattle resident Albert Hilbert, had her name legally changed to LaTanya Martinique. Around 1938 she received a Rosenwald Scholarship for fashion design; it is believed she was the first African American woman to receive this award.

ca. 1945

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aej0x:

“there’s nothing wrong with being just a little bit vain” 

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burleskateer:

Sally Kieth   aka. “Queen Of The Tassels”..

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Timestamp: 1315585180

burleskateer:

Sally Kieth   aka. “Queen Of The Tassels”..

(via thenursedawn)

ebbynezer:

A woman in a nylon nightie by Charmese.

(Photo by Kurt Hutton/Picture Post/Getty Images). 30th April 1949

via gonzales82

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Timestamp: 1315512466

ebbynezer:

A woman in a nylon nightie by Charmese.

(Photo by Kurt Hutton/Picture Post/Getty Images). 30th April 1949

via gonzales82

(Source: ebbynezer, via curvyswervydames)

hipsterical:

Helen Levitt, New York, c. 1940

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Timestamp: 1315361359

hipsterical:

Helen Levitt, New York, c. 1940

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vintagecuba:

Carmen Puig and her brother Guillermo Puig

December 31st, 1948

Havana

Source: UM - Cuban Heritage Collection

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Timestamp: 1315361328

vintagecuba:

Carmen Puig and her brother Guillermo Puig

December 31st, 1948

Havana

Source: UM - Cuban Heritage Collection

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lascasartoris:

Hollywood dancer and choreographer Marie Bryant

(via ashleeta)

Timestamp: 1314841489

lascasartoris:

Hollywood dancer and choreographer Marie Bryant

(via ashleeta)

Billie Holiday

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