‘Career Girl’: Portrait of a Young Woman’s Life in 1948 New York

Gwyned Filling, alone in a crowd that has gathered to watch a fire in the city, stands on tiptoe and tilts back her head to get a better view.
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'40s
Leonard McCombe—TIme & Life Pictures/Getty Images

Sixty-five years after it was first published, Leonard McCombe's photo essay of a young woman's struggles in New York City has lost none of its startling intimacy, or its power. Read More

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