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“Biology class, Kabul University.”– In the 1950s and ’60s, women were able to pursue professional careers in fields such as medicine.

Societies can devolve: "Biology class, Kabul University, Afghanistan"

"A laboratory at the Vaccine Research Center." Afghanistan from 1950-60s

A laboratory at the Vaccine Research Center (Eric Stephan & Mohammad Rahim)

Ducks at Buckingham Palace. (and other delightfully British photos)

The 16 Most Delightfully British Photos Of All Time

A policeman at Buckingham Palace holds the gate open so that a duck and her ducklings, from nearby St. James’s Park, can leave the palace forecourt. (Photo by Douglas Miller/Keystone/Getty Images). May 1964

Tiendas de discos, faldas de tubo y mucho Rock ‘n’ roll, pero sin bombas. Kabul en la década de 1950

Pre-Taliban Afghanistan, 1950s / 1960s

Prior to the rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan, the country was moving towards democracy, with the Afghan constitution providing equal rights for women - 25 Rare Historical Photos Youve Probably Never Seen Before Part 3 Best of Web Shrine

"Hundreds of Afghan youngsters take active part in Scout programs."

Hundreds of Afghan youngsters take active part in Scout programs. - its so hard to believe now, but Afghanistan used to be a lot more free and modern

c. 1950s: Rock ‘n’ Roll sur les Quais de Paris ~ Paul Almasy, AKG Images.

PHOTOS : Comment était Paris de 1900 à 1960 ?

Paul Almasy I love this bridge! The first time I was in Paris, I took a picture of it since my maiden name starts with "N." Love the picture! Rock’n’Roll sur les Quais de Paris, 1955

Ideal measurements for American women from the 1920s.

The Hypocrisy-Laden History Of Plus-Size Models

Ideal American Venus, 1926 - Miss America ( Vintage Body Image / Illustration / ) Hopefully someday this nonsense will stop and women can see themselves as beautiful!