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Rita Moreno remembers her time as a LIFE magazine cover girl:
Tom Seaver, pitcher for the '69 "Amazin' Mets"
The skeleton of a pygmy armadillo. See more lovely bones from the 1950s:
See color photos of a 24-year-old Jim Morrison in New York.
Not sure what to wear to the beach this weekend? Perhaps take a note from this 1958 fashion shoot full of fun stripes. (Gordon Parks—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #fashionfriday
See photos from one of the most admired and controversial LIFE photo essays :
See photos of Steve McQueen, the King of Cool in 1963.
Photos from 'Operation Crossroads' in July 1946 - Bikini Atoll.
See photos of a performance-art "cult" in Cape Cod in 1948.
‘Two Lives Lost to Heroin': A Harrowing, Early Portrait of Addicts:
Steve McQueen with Bud Ekins, his friend and stuntman for The Great Escape, 1963.
See photos made during the July 1946 atomic blasts at Bikini Atoll in the Pacific.
A Cape Cod waitress expresses Activationist joy in 1948. See more:
A young couple share a watermelon on the beach in San Diego, 1948. (Allan Grant—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #tbt #throwbackthursday
See the best vintage photos of people stuffing their faces with hot dogs.
See photos from one of the most memorable adaptations of Alice in Wonderland.
Korean War orphan Kang Koo Ri, dubbed "The Little Boy Who Wouldn't Smile," in 1951.
Eddie Cuevas, president of the Reapers gang, with his girlfriend Yvette, South Bronx, 1972.
Marlon Brando poses for a LIFE Magazine cover shoot in 1952, though the cover photo never ran.
Mail carrier Clifford Bodine stops to smile for a photo on his route in Michigan, 1955.
Korean War orphan Kang Koo Ri in a 1951 article called “The Little Boy Who Wouldn’t Smile.”
Members of the Reapers gang pay their respects to a murdered member of a neighboring gang.
Marlon Brando gets serious for a portrait in 1952.
On July 1, 1971, the U.S. Postal Service was established as an independent service.
In honor of #MagicMikeXXL, advice from the 1930s on how a man should…

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