Hindus flee Pakistan in the midst of a border war, 1947 — photograph by the great Margaret Bourke-White.(Margaret Bourke-White—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)
Ansel Adams - Life at Olympic Trailer Court, 1940
Esther Williams in A Water Ballet - Ziegfeld Follies (1946)
Designer: Ray Eames
Dot pattern for fabric design 1947
the endless talents of this american designer, artist, and wife of Charles Eames, defined modern twentieth century american culture through her “fascination with the abstract qualities of ordinary objects.”
Marlene Dietrich watching the 82nd Airborne Division Land.
Map of the “Land of Israel” found in a modern Hebrew textbook, 1946.
Study for “Vogue” cover, 1944, Salvador Dalí. Ink, gouache, watercolor and graphite on cut and pasted papers.
oh oh oh!
The Gossips - Norman Rockwell.
Boy meets girl under the Marshall Field’s clock on State Street, September 20, 1947.
Last page of Anne Frank’s diary, August 1, 1944
“Eventually I’ll turn my heart around again, turn the bad to the outside and the good to the inside and search thus for a way to become as I so badly want to be and as I could be, if…. if there weren’t any other people living in the world.”