Be my little baby.

A blog dedicated to the decades of the fifties, sixties, and seventies.


Otis Redding, 1960s


The Ronettes on “Thank Your Lucky Stars”

Aired: 1-25-1964

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air (via)


Arnett Derrico. Atlanta, GA. April 22, 1954.


And as I watch the drops of rain 
Weave their weary paths and die
I know that I am like the rain
There but for the grace of you go I


A Look at Black Chicago in the 1970s

The Atlantic’s In Focus blog is doing a great photo series on America in the early 1970s. Last week they took a look at documentary photographer John H. White, who went on to win the Pulitzer Prize for Photojournalism in 1982. Here’s a quick look at the series, and you can see the whole thing over at The Atlantic.

Lauren Bacall, 1953.

Robin Williams, 1978.