Saturday, February 29, 2020

1959 - A Good Year for Berets!

Kees Scherer, Boy with a beret, Italy. 1959
Santa Clara, Cuba. 1959. Fidel Castro has a soft drink in a small town gas station.
Field trip, 1959
Between Badacsony and Fonyód, Hungary. On a motorized boat
Vivian Maier, July 24, 1959
Schulim Krimper, 1959. Mark Strizic

Friday, February 28, 2020

1958 - A Good Year for Berets!

Enrico Banducci, 1958
Gauchos, Argentina. 1958
Robert Doisneau, Paris, 1958
Kees Scherer, Paris. 1958
Chasseurs Alpins in the French Alps, 1958

Thursday, February 27, 2020

1957 - A Good Year for Berets!

Carolyn Jones, by John Springer. 1957
David Niven in a still from The Guns of Navarone (1957)
Rene Burri. Republic of San Marino, 1957. Revolutionary.
Salzburg, Austria. Conductor Herbert von Karajan rehearses a scene in his production of Beethoven's Fidelio at the Salzburg Festival 1957.
Goose farmer, Cumbria, England. 1957
Herbert Fiedler, in Middelburg, Netherlands 1957

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

1956 - A Good Year for Berets!

Hungarian Revolution, 1956
Racing in 1956. Juan Manuel Fangio
Paris,1956. Painter Andre Lanskof in his studio.
Rianxo. 1956. Ramón Dimas
Kees van Dongen, Homeless in Paris, 1956
Hungarian refugees at the Immigration Building at the airport on Dec. 6, 1956. Vancouver

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

1955 - A Good Year for Berets!

Jan Zrzavý in his studio, Prague-Bubeneč, 1955, by Václav Chochola
Amsterdam, April 1955, Soldiers doing the garbage collection, by Dolf Kruger
Sailing in Hungary, 1955
Plymouth, Massachusetts. 1955.
A chat with the postman, France. 1955
Spencer Tracy and Anna Kashfi, 1955
Governor General Vincent Massey speaks with a group of fishermen (St. John’s, Newfoundland). August 1955

Monday, February 24, 2020

1954 - A Good Year for Berets!

Arild Syvertsen, 1954, lawn mower
Argentina, portrait of man in suit and beret in Ushuaia, 1954
Quireza de Pontevedra, Spain,  1954
Skoda,  Budapest lower embankment, Fővám (Dimitrov) square in the background of the Liberty bridge abutment, 1954
Capri, Italy, 1954
Spanish banknote of 500 pesetas, showing Ignacio Zuloaga, 1954
Cordoba, Spain, 1954. Organ grinder
Bosnian Muslims, 1954

Sunday, February 23, 2020

1953 - A Good Year for Berets!

Kees Scherer, A Chat at the Bar, France 1953
Catalá Roca Callao, 1953
Claire McCardell's modern playsuit, buttoning at the front, tied at the waist and worn with a beret, photo by John Rawlings, 1953
Austin J40, 1953
Berlin, Anna Seghers with workers, 1953
Paris, by Robert Doisneau, 1953
Inspection of wharves, Carrington,Australia, 1953

Saturday, February 22, 2020

1952 - A Good Year for Berets!

Ilse Bing, Paris 1952
The Snows of Kilimanjaro, a 1952 film
Jürgen Schadeberg, Johannesburg, 1952
French Grape Farmer, Life magazine, 1952
Sorting Out the Catch, Life magazine, 1952
Andre Derain, Painter Sculptor, 1952