View Full Version : V-J Day, Times Square, 1945", a.k.a. "The Kiss" - Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1945

12-22-2011, 06:45 AM
For a long time the participants in this iconic photograph were unknown, and then a nurse by the name of Edith Shain contacted the photographer and identified herself thirty years later. "She related that at the time she thought she might as well let him kiss her since he fought for her in the war."