A jitterbug competition in Los Angeles, 1939
A photo by Danny Fitzgerald, Brooklyn, New York, 1959
American teenagers, c.1957
Teens meet on the corner, New York City, 1948
Young man at the jukebox, a photo by Gérard Bloncourt, Paris, 1958
Teenagers choosing a song on the juke box, 1950′s
“At the local movie theater, boys have a very difficult time finding a place to put their long legs.” Photo by Nina Leen for LIFE magazine, 1945.
Teenagers at bus stop, Chicago, 1959, photo by Joseph Sterling from his book The Age of Adolescence