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Scotland: Vintage Photos From a Unique Northern Land (Hans Wild) #throwbackthursday
Marilyn Monroe at Home In Hollywood, 1953 (Alfred Eisenstaedt) #throwbackthursday
Air America: U.S. Bombers and Their Crews in World War II England (Margaret Bourke-White) |
In honor of Tiffany & Co. being founded 177 years ago today, LIFE is looking at this 80-carat uncut Tiffany Diamond from 1969. When the image was originally published in the 12/12/1969 issue of LIFE, it was listed at $450,000. (Yale Joel—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #tbt #throwbackthurs
Greta Garbo: Portrait of a Legend | #tbt
Angora: The Goat that Keeps on Giving (Alfred Eisenstaedt) #wildlifewednesday
The War Within: Portraits of Vietnam Veterans Fighting Heroin Addiction 1971 (Arthur Schatz) |
LIFE Rides With Hells Angels, 1965 (Bill Ray) |
The movie 'Goldfinger' premiered 50 years ago — but a man named Goldfinger made news long before that
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Opening event of @UVA's major new Gordon Parks exhibition. Talk by innovative curator Russell Lord. Tomorrow night!
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'Addams Family' Hopefuls: Photos From Auditions 50 Years Ago (Bill Ray) |
Is it us, or are these Bighorn Sheep smiling for the camera? (Nina Leen—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #wildLIFEwednesdays
'Scotland: Vintage Photos From a Unique Northern Land': #Scotland
Tough Guys: Faces of the #NFL in 1938 (Carl Mydans) |
The Harsh Poetry of WWII Battlefield Signs (Margaret Bourke-White) |
'This Wine is Fine': Five Different Gestures, One Simple Meaning (Al Fenn) |
The late, great Lauren Bacall was born 90 years ago today. (Ed Clark) | #LIFElegends
A living legend talks turkey (Wild Turkey, that is) after 60 years in the bourbon industry
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The late, great Lauren Bacall was born 90 years ago today, September 16, 1924. Here she is as a newlywed in 1945 with her husband Humphrey Bogart. (Ed Clark—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #LIFElegends
Earthquake in Iran, 1962: Portraits From the Ruins (Paul Schutzer) |
This 9-Week-Old Baby was the World's Youngest Swimmer in 1954 (Ed Clark) |
Remembering Bess Myerson, the first (and only) Jewish Miss America (Pic: Alfred Eisenstaedt):
'Strangers to Reason': LIFE Inside a Psychiatric Hospital, 1938 (Alfred Eisenstaedt) |
This Battery-Powered Prosthetic Arm was a Postwar Tech Marvel (Al Fenn) |
One of the great LIFE covers was on the stands 74 years ago this week. Cecil Beaton's air-raid victim, three-year-old Eileen Dunne. Read more about "Englands Crack Society Photographer" (as LIFE Magazine noted) and this very special cover. (Cecil Beaton—LIFE Magazine) #thisweekinLIFE
Cecil Beaton's War Child: Portrait of a Young Victim of the Blitz |
Grace Kelly: Rare Portraits of a Star (Loomis Dean) | #LIFElegends
Grace Kelly studying her script for her role of Georgie on the set of "The Country Girl" in 1954. (Ed Clark—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #LIFElegends
UFO's: In praise of readily identified but very unusual flying objects (Bernard Hoffman) |
If these hands could talk…the hand of a ranch foreman at Whistle Mills, Arizona, 1970. (John Loengard—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Revisiting the Ultra-Cool 'New York Look' of 1969 (Vernon Merritt III) | #fashionfriday
W. Eugene Smith's Landmark Photo Essay: 'Spanish Village' |
How The Star-Spangled Banner became the U.S. national anthem
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Givenchy: Rare and Classic Photos From a Fashionable Life (Nat Farbman) | #fashionfriday
Remembering the great Johnny Cash -- the Voice of America (Pic: Michael Rougier):
Classic photos from JFK's and Jackie's Sept. 12, 1953, wedding (Pic: Lisa Larsen):
For the first time in history - 1949 - a new kind of bra will be made available. Called a Poses (pronounced pose-ease), these strapless, wireless and backless cups are held on by a thin but strong adhesive around the rims. Invented by Charles L. Langs, a Detroit industrialist and featured in LIFE Ma
'LIFE at Lascaux, 1947: The First Color Photos From Another World' (Pic: Ralph Morse):
Portraits of New York Before 9/11 (George Forss/Park Slope Gallery) |
Lower Manhattan's Lost Anchors: Remembering the Twin Towers (Alfred Eisenstaedt) |
LIFE at the Birth of the Pentagon, 1941 (Myron Davis) |
Aboard the Staten Island Ferry with the Twin Towers rising in the background, 1971. (Nina Leen—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
Classic photos of Lower Manhattan, before the #WTC. Beautiful, beloved city. | #NeverForget
Great photos from Prohibition-era speakeasies in NYC (Margaret Bourke-White) |
NASA Astronaut Reid Wiseman is the Best Space Photographer of Our Time:
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A classic LIFE photo essay from 1948: 'Career Girl' (Leonard McCombe) |
Princeton Hoofers: LIFE Goes to a Charleston Dance Contest, 1949 (Martha Holmes) |
Why was the LIFE logo excluded from this cover? The rooster knows: #wildlifewednesday