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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

Band formations document five years of U.S. history
12
Bands (Music)
Truman's troubles
16
Harry S. Truman; 1884-1972, United States (Politics and government)
GIs in Paris flock to Pig alley
29
Paris (France) (Social conditions)
No miracles
36
Nuclear nonproliferation, Social psychology, United States (Defenses)
Bronx miracle
38
Joseph VITOLO (jr)
Ship graveyards
75
Ships
Folly Cove designers
80
Designers, Textile design, Textile printing
New movie moppet
87
Natalie Wood
Pictures of speech
91
Deaf, Sound (Recording and reproducing), Speech
Are you with it?
97
Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)

Red dean
40
Hewlett Johnson; 1874-1966
Churchill's hq
45
Bomb shelters
Pilgrim myth
51
Thanksgiving Day, Pilgrims (New England colonists)
Portrait by J. W. Jacobs
59
Harry S. Truman; 1884-1972
Secret language of war
63
Cryptography
Hawaii: a melting pot
103
Hawaiians, Interracial marriage
Walter Reuther
112
Walter Philip Reuther; 1907-1970, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America
Afghan hounds
127
Afghan hounds
Brooklyn Dodgers sign first Negro to play for organized baseball
133
Jackie Robinson; 1919-1972
Life goes to Bleeck's
138
New York (N.Y.) (Restaurants)

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