Explore Life Cover, Life Magazine and more!

Explore related topics

The Sailor and the nurse from the kiss picture in Times Square... how wonderfully romantic (even though they did not even know each other, other than that kiss)

The Sailor and the nurse from the kiss picture in Times Square... how wonderfully romantic (even though they did not even know each other, other than that kiss)

V-J Day in Times Square, a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt, was published in Life in 1945 with the caption, "In New York's Times Square a white-clad girl clutches her purse and skirt as an uninhibited sailor plants his lips squarely on hers."

V-J Day in Times Square, a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt, was published in Life in 1945 with the caption, "In New York's Times Square a white-clad girl clutches her purse and skirt as an uninhibited sailor plants his lips squarely on hers."

Photographer Larry Burrows captured these images. He had mixed feelings of his and other journalists role in the Vietnam War quote 'sometimes one feels like such a bastard'.

Photographer Larry Burrows captured these images. He had mixed feelings of his and other journalists role in the Vietnam War quote 'sometimes one feels like such a bastard'.

Pinterest
Search