This iconic photo depicts the jubilance and relief expressed throughout America when armistice was declared in World War Two. Contrary to popular opinion, the two in the picture were not lovers; the soldier was jubilantly planting kisses on women in Times Square – this lucky nurse was just one of them.     -1940s-

The Ten Most Iconic Photos Of The 1940s

One of the most famous picture all the time. A kiss from two strange persons after world war Iconic photo. Romantic time after war

vitnage 1940s lady woman's bicycle

Susan Peters, Oscar nominated for Random Harvest. Photo: Howie Cohen's Everything Bicycles/Hollywood Rides a Bike

Churchill making his famous "V for victory" sign in 1943.

British Prime Minister WINSTON CHURCHILL -- Winston Churchill giving his famous 'V' sign – On 20 May just ten days after Churchill became Prime Minister, German troops reached the English Channel.

"A girl daydreaming during class, Florida, March 1947. Photo by Allan Grant."

A girl daydreaming during class, Florida, March Photo by Allan Grant. via smartchickscommune & legrandcirque

Members of the Watford Womens Home Defense Unit practice their aim on the rifle range, as other members wait their turn to shoot in 1942 (left). This unit was composed mainly of business and professional women who took the rifle instruction during their leisure time.

28 Badass Historic Pictures Of Women During WWII

Members of the Watford Womens Home Defense Unit practice their aim on the rifle range, as other members wait their turn to shoot in 1942 (left). This unit was composed mainly of business and professional women who took the rifle instruction during their l

Lower Manhattan, 1942 #Manhattan #NewYork City http://VIPsAccess.com/luxury-hotels-new-york.html

Colour photographs of New York, By: Charles Cushman Lower Manhattan, 1942

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