norma jeane mortenson

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Reference photographs of Marilyn Monroe taken by Earl Moran for his pin-up and glamour art in their 1946-1950 sessions.

MARILYN MONROE  THROUGH THE YEARS 1926  - 1962 

It’s very difficult for me to set down on paper as if talking to a second person those bare truths & emotions I felt -  perhaps even poetic but which if I wrote them in their naturl form I fear I might disgard right into the wastepaper basket.
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Marilyn Monroe, Fragments - letter written at age 17

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