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Year In History Prints for the 1950's Choose Year Between 1950 & 1959

  • $4.89

1950 - 1959 Year In History Personalized Print features news events, prices, popular movies and music, and famous names born that year. This item can be personalized with a message at the top above "Taking You Back In Time", a name and DOB in the "Born This Year" section, and photos in the center. 

Once we complete your personalized year in history print we will send it to you as a JPEG digital file to the e-mail address associated with your order. You can then use the digital file to print from home, have professionally printed, or send to a friend or loved one via e-mail. 

We also sell laminated copies in quantities of 2, 4, or 10. If you purchase a laminated copy you will still receive the PDF/JPEG via e-mail which we will ask you to look over and approve prior to us shipping your laminated copies. Laminated versions are printed onto 11 x 8.5 inch cardstock and laminated with a 5 mil lamination pouch.

Please use the customization forms above to include your personalized info and photos. If you do not include any extra info we will send you a standard print. Personalized prints usually take 24 to 48 hours for us to complete. Standard prints can usually be sent same-day. 

1950 - Some of the information featured on this print includes the average new house price of $8,450.00, the Korean War and creation of NATO.

1951 - Find facts like the average price of a new car in 1951 was $1,500.00, Iran nationalized its oil fields, the term "Rock n' Roll" was created on this print.

1952 - In 1952, Puerto Rico became a commonwealth of the United States, and the first successful use of a mechanical heart took place.

1953 - On this print information about 1953 includes the average year income of $4,000.00, Dwight D. Eisenhower is the U.S. president, and Queen Elizabeth II is crowned.

1954 (65th Birthday) - In 1954, the first organ transplants were done in Boston and Paris, TV Dinners were introduced by Swanson, and Bill Haley & His Comets released music hits.

1955 - Some of the information that can be found on this print includes the price of a gallon of gas for 23 cents, popular musicians were The Platters and Chuck Berry, and the Warsaw Pact was signed.

1956 - In 1956 the Federal Highway Act creates the interstate system, the Suez Crisis begins, the cost of the average monthly rent was $88.00 and the average new car cost $2,050.00.

1957 - This print features information from the year 1957 including Martin Luther King Jr. leads the Civil Rights Movement, and portable radar devices are used to enforce speed limits for the first time.

1958 - This print features such information as the Munich Air Disaster, and the released of the films "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," and "Vertigo."

1959 (60th Birthday) - The 1959 print features many facts and figures including the admittance of Hawaii to the United States, the price of a gallon of gas was 25 cents, and the introduction of the first astronauts.

Customer Reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Back in Time newspaper

Very happy with our Back in Time newspaper. Very reasonably priced and very prompt. Will use again .


Excellent job. I get these for all milestone occasions!


Loved it perfect for the 60th Birthday

1957 History print

Very pleased with results just could have been a little bit more Australian information. Otherwise very prompt,will order more in future

Poster for Anniversary

Last minute idea for 60th Wedding Anniversary for my parents. Quality was excellent and easy to add your own pictures!

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