LIFE

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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

Twenty-five years of Life
14
Life (Periodical)
Explosion of science
14
Science (History)
War and peace for Private Teed
34
Charles Edward TEED, World War, 1939-1945 (Personal narratives)
In a second revolution, the new role for culture
44
Science (Social aspects), Social change, United States (Popular culture)
Abundance of beauties
46
Beauty, Personal, Motion picture actors and actresses
Nation's gamut of ups and downs
75
France (History, 20th century)
Rich gift of war art
86
World War, 1939-1945 (Art)
Moments remembered
91
World War, 1939-1945 (Photographs)
Golden days of style; 1936-1960
105
Fashion (History)
March of mad fads; 1936-1960
110
Fads

Beauties
54
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (wife of American president John F. Kennedy and Greek-Argentine shipping executive Aristotle Socrates Onassis); 1929-1994 (Portraits)
Rugged ascent of U.S. unionism
56
Industrial relations, Labor unions (History)
Then and now in living legend
62
Great men and women, Celebrities
Timid taste turned bold
124
Household furnishings
Nightmare of the air age
131
Aviation (Accidents)
Hazards of being late too often
138
World War, 1939-1945 (United States)

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