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The 1960s

Take a trip: Read and share memories of the time when fashion meant miniskirts, hairstyles were big and beautiful, music went to Woodstock, and cars were built with American pride and innovation.

1960s Jeanne Stavast McKinley hugs her brother John at his homecoming from Vietnam.

Moving Accounts of POWs Held Captive in Vietnam

April 30, 2015, marks the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon and the official ...

1940s Vintage Images/Getty Images

5 Stories of Extraordinary Moms

We can’t put it better than reader Lynne McDermott Rickert: “Our mother is still the ...

1900s-1920s REM February 2015 Vintage Ads

How Hair-Care Ads Looked 100 Years Ago

Every month, Reminisce Magazine takes a look at the eclectic vintage advertisements for everyday products. ...

1950s vintage pie ads

Vintage Ads: “We Do The Work, You Bake The Pie!”

As temperatures drop, nothing beats the warmth and aroma of a fresh, home‑baked pie. Featuring ...

1950s

The Tiki Craze That Swept the ’60s

By Leah Wynalek In the 1950s and ’60s, escaping to paradise was easy—all you had ...

1930s delivery

Your Heartwarming Memories of True Christmas Kindness

MY PARENTS, at the height of the Depression, were forced to go on home relief, ...

1900s-1920s mailroom

Your True Christmas Miracle Moments

  The Mail Train Brought a Life-Changing Message MY MOTHER told me this story from ...

1960s longest letter october REM

These Sweethearts Wrote the Most Unconventional Letters Ever

On Oct. 22, 1960, two fellow airmen and I hitchhiked from our base in Wichita ...

1950s Thanksgiving celebration, 1960s

Capturing Thanksgiving Through Your Pictures and Memories

Thanksgiving traditions, parades and turkeys sparked these family memories from the late 1950s and early 1960s....

1950s piece of the past

Lucky Brass Button: From Custer to Vietnam

My family is full of arrowhead collectors who are always scanning the ground for interesting ...