LIFE

Front Cover
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.
  

Browse all issues

Contents

New art museum will be New York's strangest building: building to house the Solomon R. Guggenheim collection
12
Frank Lloyd Wright; 1867-1959, Museums (Architecture)
How world didn't end
16
Charles G. LONG, End of the world, Prophecies
Tokyo express
27
Japan (Description and travel)
Urgent business
36
Reconstruction (1939-1951), United States (Economic relations)
Mass murderess
40
World War, 1939-1945 (War criminals)
Pacific war recorded by American artists
58
World War, 1939-1945 (Art, Campaigns and battles, Pacific)
Educating Hitler youth
75
PRISON schools for Germans
House on 92nd street
91
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Waldorf-Astoria
98
Waldorf-Astoria Hotel
J. Arthur Rank has begun to give Hollywood its first real competition
106
Joseph Arthur Rank Rank (1st Baron); 1888-1972, Motion picture industry, Motion pictures (Great Britain)

Texas raises first big U.S. crop of silk
123
Silkworms, Texas (Industries)
Life goes to a grape crush
130
Grapes, California (Social life and customs)
Corporal Rahaman's pay
134
Red Cross, India (Description and travel)

Common terms and phrases