1. theniftyfifties:

    Marilyn Monroe in ‘How to Marry a Millionaire’, 1953.  

    (Source: pinterest.com)

     
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  4. nevver:

    On this day in Park Slope

     
  5. nevver:

    Dead at 96, Joan Fontaine

     
  6. lostsplendor:

    Selfies of Historical Significance: Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanova, c. 1913.

    “All we know is that, thanks to a new camera and an old impulse, a teenage girl was able to gaze into a mirror, look into her own eyes, and capture her image for posterity.” (via 1913: Duchess Anastasia Takes a Selfie - Megan Garber - The Atlantic)

     
  7. classiclegend:

    Lucille Ball

     
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  9. screengoddess:

    Marilyn Monroe

     
  10. theniftyfifties:

    Marilyn Monroe photographed by Richard Avedon, 1959.

    (Source: pinterest.com)

     
  11. nevver:

    Miss BMW mauled at Auto Show, loses mind, commits suicide.

     
  12. theniftyfifties:

    Elizabeth Taylor wearing a dress by Edith Head in ‘Elephant Walk’, 1954.

    (Source: pinterest.com)

     
  13. screengoddess:

    Happy Birthday Vivien Leigh

    (November 5, 1913 – July 8, 1967)

     
  14. theniftyfifties:

    Grace Kelly and Alec Guiness in ‘The Swan’, 1956.

    (Source: pinterest.com)

     
  15. let-s-build-a-home:

    The First Photograph of The Moon

    One of the first pictures ever taken of the moon by Dr. J. W. Draper of New York, 1840.

    © J. W. Draper/London Stereoscopic Company/Getty Images

    (Source: TIME, via thomortiz)