Exploring LIFE’s Photos

Whenever I get bored, I usually find interest in looking through Google’s archive of LIFE Magazine photos.

I found these two series that make me wish for a summer vacation!

I put the search field phrase at the bullet points and linked each pic to the site as well.

  • 1950s vacationing american family source:life




  • 1950s beach bums source:life


I noticed that the results page does not show all the pics in the series.  If you click on one picture to view it, on the right side of the screen there are thumbnails with “More” above it.  Click through that and you’ll find many more!


3 Responses to “Exploring LIFE’s Photos”

  1. That first pic could have been me and Carolyn! And further down…Mom would cut hair at our campsites if someone got too shaggy to suit her! Too funny

  2. You are a busy girl with lots of interests…good keepit up. I like the pool..is it warm enough to enjoy yet


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: