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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    Magnum Photos has released several images of actor James Dean on a return trip to his hometown in a rare, never-before-seen look into the life of one of Hollywood's most iconic actors. James Dean returns to the farm he grew up on and spent most of his youth in Fairmount, Ind., 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean returned to his old hometown of Fairmount to visit a cemetery where he found the grave of one of his ancestors that had the same name as him, and one of that of Cal, whose role he played, Fairmount, Ind., 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean enjoys some quality time with his young cousin Markie at home in Fairmount, Ind., 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    Actor James Dean took a trip back to the childhood farm and town where he grew up in Fairmount, Ind., 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean spent his youth on the farm of his uncle Marcus Winslow, where he loved to mix with the animals in the barnyard, exploring and performing in the cattle pens.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean reflects during a visit to his former schoolroom in Fairmount, Ind., 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    Actor James Dean meets and signs autographs for fans during his visit to his hometown of Fairmount, Ind., 1955. While there he was invited to be a guest at the "Sweethearts Ball" at the high school he attended.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean posing amusingly in a casket in a funeral parlor, seven months before he died, while visiting his childhood hometown in Fairmount, Ind., 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean rehearses his lines on set for a television drama, 1955.
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  • Rare Glimpse Into James Dean's Personal Life

    James Dean gets help with form while attending a dance class with Katherine Dunham at her dance studio in New York City, 1955.
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