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Londres - 1950
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London street life, 1950s. Photographs by Roger Mayne.
London Street Life, late 1800s. Click to see the rest. Lots of interesting "day in the life..." shots.
YEP! That was us in the 50s. Mid 50's, it was the same, except one of your dad's long sleeved shirts that went all the way down to mid thigh, with sleeves rolled up was all the rage.
My Mom had many girlfriends; we traveled with many, their kids and families. We always had great times skiing and in the summer at Houghton Lake with all her friends.
J A Stayner & Co, 174 Great Dover Street, Borough High Street, c.1897
U.S. London street scene, 1912. A newsboy holds a broadside reading, "Titanic Disaster Great Loss of Life."
Buying vegetables on a rainy East End day 1952
nostalgic picture of the East End London circa 1950's