Welcome to The Ivy League Look

This blog presents a historical view through articles, photographs, reminiscences, and advertisements, of an American style of men's fashion of the mid-20th century known as "The Ivy League Look" or "The Ivy Look."

This blog will not present modern-day iterations of this "look"; it will be shown in its original context as an American style worn during this specific era. Author commentary will be kept to a minimum.

This is not a commercial site and links to commercial sites will not be posted.

March 15, 2010

Shoes, Bowdoin College, 1952

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Google's LIFE image archives - May 1952


Tom said...

Looks like a pair of LL Bean camp mocs, dirty bucks and penny loafers. Nice mocs!

OldSchool said...

Students actually reading books in a library!

heavy tweed jacket said...

Nice. Very nice, indeed. Great images.