The first drive-in movie theatre opened in Camden, New Jersey, on June 6, 1933. At the height of their popularity in the 1950s and 60s there were roughly 4,000 drive-in theatres across America compared to only a few hundred today. This photo was taken in Chicago, 1951 - LIFE magazine

The first drive-in movie theatre opened in Camden, New Jersey, on June 6, 1933. At the height of their popularity in the 1950s and 60s there were roughly 4,000 drive-in theatres across America compared to only a few hundred today. This photo was taken in Chicago, 1951 - LIFE magazine

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Just like any teenager, teens of the 1950s was always trying to go out with friends, whether it was to the diner, movies, park, etc.

Just like any teenager, teens of the 1950s was always trying to go out with friends, whether it was to the diner, movies, park, etc.

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if charlie parker was a gunslinger,there'd be a whole lot of dead copycats: Shutterbug Friday #11Genevieve Naylor (Act Two:Wee Folk in the Eisenhower Era)

if charlie parker was a gunslinger,there'd be a whole lot of dead copycats: Shutterbug Friday #11Genevieve Naylor (Act Two:Wee Folk in the Eisenhower Era)

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vintage everyday: Cliassic Beauty Icon of Italy – 36 Stunning Color Photos of Sophia Loren in the 1950s and 1960s

vintage everyday: Cliassic Beauty Icon of Italy – 36 Stunning Color Photos of Sophia Loren in the 1950s and 1960s

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Teds

Teddy boys adopted a look inspired by the prominent artists of the 1950s performing the new music sound – rock’n’roll. As a subculture, teddy boys had a reputation for being troublesome and violent, clashing frequently with authority and famously ripping out seats at concerts. Drape jackets, drainpipe trousers, skinny ties and creepers were compulsory attire. Teddy girls are not as well documented but were just as enthusiastic, sporting denim, Edwardian-inspired blazers and pencil…

Teds Teddy boys adopted a look inspired by the prominent artists of the 1950s performing the new music sound – rock’n’roll. As a subculture, teddy boys had a reputation for being troublesome and violent, clashing frequently with authority and famously ripping out seats at concerts. Drape jackets, drainpipe trousers, skinny ties and creepers were compulsory attire. Teddy girls are not as well documented but were just as enthusiastic, sporting denim, Edwardian-inspired blazers and pencil…

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1950s Amusement Park. You can almost taste the cotton candy. #50s #vintage #summer

1950s Amusement Park. You can almost taste the cotton candy. #50s #vintage #summer

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Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/250135781/pow-pop-art-neon-sign

Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/250135781/pow-pop-art-neon-sign

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Le Corbusier spent the 1950s bringing concrete to Chandigarh and 'the City Beautiful'. Picture by Matthias Van Rossen.

Le Corbusier spent the 1950s bringing concrete to Chandigarh and 'the City Beautiful'. Picture by Matthias Van Rossen.

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