How did I miss this? So good.
Walker Evans, Unidentified Man, Saunderstown, Rhode Island, 1953
He’s Dowsing for water.
66 years ago today—30 December 1946—the Second World War officially ended.
Despite the fact that the majority of the Axis Powers surrendered in 1945—and celebrations were held for VE Day, and VJ Day across the globe—the conflict wasn’t closed in the books of history until 1946.