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O beijo do dia da vitória dos EUA sobre o Japão na Segunda Guerra Mundial tirada por Alfred Eisenstaedt.

This is one of the most famous photographs from the Second World War. Apparently the nurse slapped the soldier immediately after. The event was the celebration of the end of the war and it was taken in Times Square by Alfred Eisenstaedt. New York 1945

Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt captured this fleeting moment which truly salutes the power of love. Shot on August 14, 1945, "Kissing the War Goodbye" celebrates V-J day, marking the end of the war between the U.S. and Japan. The image was published two weeks later in Life Magazine (Aug. 27, 1945).

"the kiss, was it spontaneous or was it staged?"the kiss was completely spontaneous. he said the nurse was 'the bee's knees' and he was absolutely in love with her. the kiss was a symbol of true love and joy that the war was over." -Letters to Juliet

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end of world war II. A sailor was so happy that he grabbed an unknown nurse in Times Square and gave her a kiss. This famous kiss was captured by photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt and published in Life Magazine

Holocaust survivors from the illegal immigrant ship Exodus . . . Can't help but notice the girl facing the camera and the hope in her eyes . . .

livefromjerusalem: Holocaust survivors from the immigrant ship Exodus. In spite of all the brutalization she’s suffered, she retains her humanity, her inner beauty shines like light from her eyes.

Game Dames: Nurses Playing Football, 1940s (via Retronaut)

1939 Red Cross Nurses - NEVER forget to have fun.even Nurses during wartime remembered to kick up their heels!

Мать крепления чтение уведомления & lsquo; Г-н Автомобилист, смотреть Пожалуйста, для меня и Rsquo ;, на ее сына и Rsquo; S назад, прежде чем он излагает на поездке испытание велосипеда, 1937 От Hulton Архив / Getty Images

Vintage Prints & Photography - Please Mr. Motorist Watch Out For Me? Mom placing a sign on her son's back. The first Helicopter Mom?

The sailor said later that he was so joyful on hearing of the war's end that he grabbed the nearest person to him!

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V-J day in Times Square kiss photo Alfred Eisenstaedt - 14 agosto CLASSIC

The real couple from the "American Gothic"     In 1930, Iowa artist Grant Wood painted American Gothic. The models he used for the painting were his sister Nan Wood Graham and his dentist, Byron McKeeby. Here they are next to the painting.

Grant Wood’s American Gothic. The models are Grant Woods sister and dentist…. Wallpaper and background photos of Grant Wood’s American Gothic and the couple that posed for the painting for fans of Fine Art images.

In 1937, two women wore shorts out in public for the first time. They drew a huge amount of male attention and caused a car accident.

The first rebels…

In 1937 two women caused a car accident by wearing shorts in public for the first time. In 1937 a careless driver caused an accident when he took his eyes off the road to ogle 2 women wearing shorts in public for the first time.

“One brief shining moment that was known as Camelot.. It will never be that way again.”

One of the most iconic images in American history: On Nov. 1963 ~ his third birthday ~ John Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of his father, President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated three days earlier.

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