13 Rare Vintage Photos of Marilyn Monroe

Breathtaking.

You know the white-dress-blowing-up photo so well you can picture it right now, but there's a handful of gorgeous Marilyn Monroe shots you've never even laid eyes on. Here, an intimate look behind the scenes.

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Candid of actress Marilyn Monroe (L) & ex-husband Joe DiMaggio (R) attending opening game at Yankee Stadium.  (Photo by Lee Lockwood/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)
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With then husband Joe DiMaggio at a Yankees game on April 11, 1961.

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American actors Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962) and Tony Curtis (1925-2010) pictured together on location near San Diego, California during production of the film 'Some Like It Hot' in 1958. Marilyn Monroe and Tony Curtis play the characters of Sugar Kane Kowalczyk and Joe/Josephine in the film. (Photo by Rolls Press/Popperfoto/Getty Images)
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On set with Tony Curtis in 1958.

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<p>Trying on wardrobe options in August 1960.</p>
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Trying on wardrobe options in August 1960.

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Subject: Marilyn Monroe sitting with her first career awards: the "Henrietta" for Best Young Box Office Personality, given by the Foreign Press Association of Hollywood (an ancestor of the group that hands out the Golden Globes today). Club Del Mar, Santa Monica, California 1952&#xA;Photographer- Loomis Dean&#xA;Time Inc Owned&#xA;Merlin-15666324&#xA;
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At the Foreign Press Association of Hollywood's First Annual International Film Festival on January 26, 1952.

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(GERMANY OUT) *17.10.1915-10.02.2005+Schriftsteller, USAmit Ehefrau Marilyn Monroe- 1956 (Photo by ullstein bild/ullstein bild via Getty Images)
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With then husband Arthur Miller in 1956.

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NEW YORK - MARCH 1955: Movie star Marilyn Monroe gets fitted for her costume in a dressing room before riding a pink elephant in Madison Square Garden for a circus charity event in March 1955 in New York City, New York. (Photo by Ed Feingersh/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
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In March 1955.

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Circa 1941, when she still went by Norma Jean Baker.

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Actress Marilyn Monroe signing an autograph for a US serviceman in Korea as part of the USO program.  (Photo by Mai/Mai/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)
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Signing an autograph for a U.S. serviceman in Korea in February 1954.

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LOS ANGELES - 1957:  (L-R) Ciro's restaurant owner Herman Hover helps actress Marilyn Monroe in to her fur coat in 1957 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frank Worth, Courtesy of Emage International/Getty Images)
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Being helped into her coat by Ciro's restaurant owner Herman Hover in 1957.

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Los Angeles 1956
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At a press party in her home on March 3, 1956.

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<p>In a New York City restaurant in March 1955.</p>
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In a New York City restaurant in March 1955.

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<p>With then husband Arthur Miller in July 1956.</p>
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With then husband Arthur Miller in July 1956.

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<p>Reading in Los Angeles in August 1950.</p>
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Reading in Los Angeles in August 1950.

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