Photo: NYC Skateboarding in the '60s
May of 1965, at the tail end of the mainstream freestyle skateboardings craze, skateboarding landed the cover story of Life Magazine. Check out Bill Eppridge’s photos of all types of New Yorker’s skating, as well as a the article itself. From the suits to the girls, it looks as though everybody was down to push some wood.
Source: LIFE, Retronaut, and Selectism