50 Amazing Vintage Photos From the 1940s Volume 5

A girl carries a man, 1940s.
Princess Elizabeth, 1944
Londoners seek shelter during WWII in the Aldwych tube station, April 1941.
A man begging for his wife’s forgiveness inside Divorce Court. Chicago, 1948.
Turkey farm in Idaho, 1944.
Sergeant Karen Hermiston of the Second World War Canadian Women’s Army Corps holding a speed graphic camera, 1944
Two boys hitch a ride on a car in New York City, 1940.
On main street of Cascade, Idaho, 1941
Blindfolded Typing Competition in Paris, 1940.
Coney Island, July 4, 1946.
A woman confidently strides down a New York street in 1946.
Ann Miller in ‘The Thrill of Brazil’, 1946
A group of kids in Chicago, 1941
Two men at a tattoo parlor, 1940s
Rita Hayworth, 1940s

Harlem, New York City, 1940s
Three women smoking in a doorway on Christmas Street in Southwark, London, 1946.
Beauty treatments in the 1940s.
The liberation of Paris, 1944.
A windy day in Philadelphia, 1947.
A woman riding an ostrich in South Africa, August 1942.
Three women sunbathing by the swimming baths at Roehampton, London, 1942.
A skin treatment mask in 1940
1943: Three young blonde women hold a sign which reads, ‘We will not marry for the duration – unless we marry a service man’.
Parisian women in 1946.
Jones Drug Store, Hastings Nebraska, 1943.
The McDonald Brothers in Front of the Not Yet Opened First McDonald’s in San Bernardino, CA, November 1948
Rue Rambuteau, Paris, 1946.
Girl poses on a diving board, 1940s.
Sunglasses, 1947.
Cheerleaders of the 1940s.
Broderick Crawford and Jane Frazee ride a bike, 1942.
German soldier lighting his cigarette with a flamethrower, 1940s.
The last known picture of Adolf Hitler, April 30, 1945.
Cold girls in bathing suits, 1940s.
German soldier in Holland, 1942.
Couple Swing Dancing, 1940s.
In front of the movie theater, Chicago, Illinois, 1941.
Do not promenade in incorrect bathing suit, 1940.
6th Avenue Between 43rd and 44th Streets, New York, 1948.
A young Elvis Presley photographed in 1948.
1940s pin up girl
Original studio publicity portrait of Elizabeth Taylor for film “Hold High the Torch”, 1945.
Toddlers on bench in gas masks during WWII.
Ballerinas from the Boris Volkoff Ballet, Toronto, 1941.
María Félix, 1940s.
Grand Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri, 1944.
Boy Watching TV for the First Time in an Appliance Store Window, 1948
Early modeling photo of Norma Jeane at Castle Rock’s beach in 1945.
Mug shot of young women at North Sydney Police Station, June 1942.

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