1940s, Culture, Fashion, Food, History, Nostalgia, Photography, Pics, Style, Vintage

Slam Dunk


I’m not sure exactly what this gentleman is dunking, but I know it ain’t donuts and coffee. I’ve sung the praises of Shorpy before, but it’s been many moons since I last visited the site. They have the most amazing high-res images, including this April 1941 shot of a tavern catering exclusively to African-Americans. Note the Snow White murals in the background. And those hats!!


It’s fun to zoom right into their faces and wonder what they were thinking.


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