November 1951 by David Wright
November 1951 by David Wright, showing a woman posed on the telephone. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or 'pin-ups' for 'The Sketch' during the 1940's. David Wright's 'Lovelies' proved hugely popular and adorned practically every military mess, bunker, dormitory or club room in the country during World War II. He later created a series for Men Only in the 1950's of which this is one.
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News - Abolition of Illegitimacy Campaign - Rod McKuen - London
American singer/poet Rod McKuen at a Press conference in London when he announced his support for the proposal from the National Council for One Parent Families to abolish the legal status of illegitimacy. He was born outside of marriage and has campaigned for many years for the abolition of the legal status 'illegitimate' across the world.
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Frances Densmore, US anthropologist
Frances Densmore (left, 1867-1957), US ethnologist, using a phonograph (left) to record the voice and stories of Mountain Chief, a Native American from the Piegan tribe. Densmore's speciality was ethnomusicology, recording the sounds and use of music in Native American culture in the early years of the 20th century. The Piegan tribe are part of the Blackfoot Confederacy of tribes, and live in Montana, USA. Photographed in 1916.
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