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Ring In Memorial Day With These 1950s Beach Fashions

A look back at how women dressed for the beach in 1950.

Behind the Scenes With John Wayne in 1969

Paul Schutzer, Casualty of War: A Great Photographer’s Final Pictures

Meet the Rescued Lion Who Became a National Sensation

Sudden Death in Vietnam: ‘One Ride With Yankee Papa 13’


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Celebrate Summer With Vintage Photos of Swimming Pools Across America

Celebrate the unofficial start of summer with vintage LIFE magazine photographs of backyard pools across America

Behind the Picture: Photos From the Night Marilyn Sang to JFK, 1962

What Happened When Oregon Sent Its Most Troubled Mental-Health Patients Into the Woods

Feelin’ Groovy: High School Fashion, 1969

See the Lifesaving Role of Nurses in World War II