School dance, Orinda, California, 1950, photo by Wayne F. Miller
A photo of Joan Crawford by George Hurrell to publicize her film Possessed (Clarence Brown, 1931)
I’ve always loved Joan’s intensity, her fierce determination. It’s what made her beautiful.
The tower of the Richfield Oil Company Building, Los Angeles, 1955. The 1928 art deco building was torn down in 1969 to make way for the ARCO Plaza (now City National Plaza)
New Years Eve, Los Angeles, 1951. Originally taken for the Los Angeles Examiner, now in the USC Digital Library
Paul Newman in Hud (Martin Ritt, 1963)
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Salon Mexico (Emilio Fernandez, 1949), a film noir from the golden age of Mexican cinema (Época de oro del cine mexicano)