The San Joaquin Daylight, a train that ran on America’s Southern Pacific Railway until the creation of Amtrak, photographed in March, 1971.
Following a Los Angeles premiere in December, 1937, Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs received a nationwide theatrical release on the 4th of February, 1938.
This photograph of an auto maintenance business’ Christmas party in Virginia, USA is dated the 23rd of December, 1955.
On the 21st of December, 1937, Disney’s first feature-length film premiered at the Carthay Circle Theatre in Los Angeles.
Guests at the premiere included Charlie Chaplin, Shirley Temple, Marlene Dietrich, Ginger Rogers and Cary Grant.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs went on to receive Oscar and Grammy nominations, and won an award at the Venice Film Festival.
The film’s general release came in February the following year.
US President Lyndon B. Johnson entertains guests at a Christmas party near the Blue Room Christmas Tree in the White House on the 16th of December, 1964.
The Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada opened on the 15th of December, 1952.
The Sands was one of the city’s famous hotels, regularly hosting stars like Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.
The complex was demolished in 1996 and is now home to The Venetian.
This advertisement for The Sands appeared on the 27th of December, 1952.
Photograph of a Christmas pageant Nativity scene in Virginia, USA. Dated 11th December, 1956.