Bygone Americana

All-night prom at Disneyland, 1961.
By Grey Villet

All-night prom at Disneyland, 1961.

By Grey Villet

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New York, 1960s.

New York, 1960s.

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A scene from Beach Blanket Bingo shown at a drive-in movie theater in Florida, 1965.

A scene from Beach Blanket Bingo shown at a drive-in movie theater in Florida, 1965.

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All night prom at Disneyland, 1961.
By Ralph Crane

All night prom at Disneyland, 1961.

By Ralph Crane

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Radio City line and Fifth Avenue crowds. New York, 1961.
By Yale Joel

Radio City line and Fifth Avenue crowds. New York, 1961.

By Yale Joel

(Source: images.google.com)

Prince Akihito and his wife at Disneyland, 1960.
By Grey Villet

Prince Akihito and his wife at Disneyland, 1960.

By Grey Villet

(Source: images.google.com)

Crowds of people waiting to see Radio City Music Hall’s Easter show. New York, 1961.
By Yale Joel

Crowds of people waiting to see Radio City Music Hall’s Easter show. New York, 1961.

By Yale Joel

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Hitchhiking on the Sunset Strip. Los Angeles, 1966.

Hitchhiking on the Sunset Strip. Los Angeles, 1966.

(Source: everyday-i-show.livejournal.com)

"Venice bohemians " playing bongos on the steps of City Hall to protest city ordinance. Los Angeles, 1965.

"Venice bohemians " playing bongos on the steps of City Hall to protest city ordinance. Los Angeles, 1965.

(Source: everyday-i-show.livejournal.com)

Green Bay, Wisconsin, 1960.

Green Bay, Wisconsin, 1960.

(Source: shorpy.com)