The first drive-in movie theater opened in Camden, New Jersey, on June 6, 1933. At the height of their popularity in the 1950s and 60s there were roughly 4,000 drive-in theaters across America compared to only a few hundred today. This photo was taken in Chicago, 1951 - LIFE magazine.
Classic retro! This house represents 1950s housing in Columbia, S.C., but it is an extraordinary example – still furnished with original fixtures such as built-ins and lighting. Photo by C. Aluka Berry/The State