Classic Entertainment: Bestsellers From Archive Photos 1940s
Portrait of American actor Ronald Reagan in a yellow t-shirt standing next to a black horse holding its reins.
January 01, 1945 Licence
American actor Elizabeth Taylor smiling at the premiere of director Vincent Sherman's film 'The Hasty Heart', Hollywood, California. A man is placing his hand on Taylor's arm.
December 14, 1949 Licence
American actor Joan Crawford smiles as she poses with her daughter, Christina, and her son, Christopher, at the premiere of director Vincent Sherman's film, 'The Hasty Heart,' Hollywood, California. Crawford wears a white fur coat over...More
American actor Joan Crawford (1904 - 1977) smiles and holds hands with her children, Christina and Christopher, as she sits in a movie theater at the premiere of director Vincent Sherman's film, 'The Hasty Heart,' Hollywood,...More
Musician Cozy Cole (1909 - 1981) plays drums while performing on stage with Louis Armstrong (not pictured) at Symphony Hall, Boston.
November 27, 1949 Licence
American jazz musician Louis Armstrong (1900 - 1971), wearing a white scarf on his head, practicing the trumpet in his dressing room at the Bop City nightclub where Armstrong's All Stars were headlining, New York City.
August 25, 1949 Licence
American actors Frank Sinatra (1915 - 1998) and Ava Gardner (1922 - 1990) pose with a sign that reads, 'Sinatra Swooners Bat Girl,' July 12, 1949. Gardner holds a baseball bat over her shoulder while Sinatra holds the sign up to her...More
July 12, 1949 Licence
American author and experimental composer John Cage Jr changing the tuning of his piano by placing coins and screws between the strings ('treating') in Gaveau Auditorium, Paris, France.
June 25, 1949 Licence
American actor Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) stands at a WWSC microphone with a man and woman during a 'Photoplay Magazine' contest event, Williamsburg, New York. Monroe was in New York City to promote her new film, 'Love Happy' and...More
June 01, 1949 Licence
American actors Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) and Don Defore (1913 - 1993) present Photoplay Magazine's 'Dream Home' contest winner, Virginia McAllister, with the key to her new house as a crowd looks on, Warrenburg, New York.