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V-J Day in Times Square, New York City, 1945, by Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life magazine, "In Times Square on V.J. Day, I saw a sailor running along the street grabbing every girl in sight. I was running ahead of him with my Leica looking back over my shoulder. Then suddenly, in a flash, I saw something white being grabbed. I turned around and clicked the moment the sailor kissed the nurse...I took exactly four pictures. It was done within a few seconds."

V-J Day in Times Square, New York City, 1945, by Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life magazine, "In Times Square on V.J. Day, I saw a sailor running along the street grabbing every girl in sight. I was running ahead of him with my Leica looking back over my shoulder. Then suddenly, in a flash, I saw something white being grabbed. I turned around and clicked the moment the sailor kissed the nurse...I took exactly four pictures. It was done within a few seconds."

Philadelphia, 1906

Philadelphia, 1906

Classic. Classic. Classic.  I still love this photo...I heard an interview on the radio about this woman 50 yrs later.  They did not know each other.

"C'est la vie" (updated 5/30/12)

Classic. Classic. Classic. I still love this photo...I heard an interview on the radio about this woman 50 yrs later. They did not know each other.

actual photos from Atlantic City prohibition era

actual photos from Atlantic City prohibition era

the Jersey shore circa 1906...watch the Tram Car please

the Jersey shore circa 1906...watch the Tram Car please

I can't believe they had to wear suits to the beach.  Plus, what is that dark circle in that wave out there? Click on the pic to blow it up. The Jersey shore circa 1904. "Steel Pier, Atlantic City."

I can't believe they had to wear suits to the beach. Plus, what is that dark circle in that wave out there? Click on the pic to blow it up. The Jersey shore circa 1904. "Steel Pier, Atlantic City."

The Brooklyn Bridge Promenade and Manhattan Terminal in 1907. LOVE the signs

The Brooklyn Bridge Promenade and Manhattan Terminal in 1907. LOVE the signs

The old New York Times building, now encased in billboards, Hotel Astor and various theaters seen from Broadway

The old New York Times building, now encased in billboards, Hotel Astor and various theaters seen from Broadway

Dover, NJ - William Harris' home; corner N.Bergen & Richards Ave; view NE

Dover, NJ - William Harris' home; corner N.Bergen & Richards Ave; view NE

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