History In Color (Photos)

History in Color

We always feel a bit different about pictures from the past, though the people we are looking at were living in the same world we are living now. But these colorized historic photographs from the late 1800′s and early 1900′s we have here for you will dramatically change your perception of history. Check it out and leave your thoughts in the comments below.

 

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London, 1945 (Source: valdigtmycketfarg)

 

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Hindenburg Disaster, 1937

 

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Japanese Archers, circa 1860 (Colored by Jordan J Lloyd)

 

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View from the Capitol in Nashville, 1864 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Albert Einstein in Long Island, 1939 (Source: Paul Edwards)

 

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Baltimore Slums, 1938 (Colored by Jordan J Lloyd)

 

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Unemployed Lumber Worker and His Wife, circa 1939

 

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British Troops Board Their Train for the Front, 1939

 

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Oscar II, King of Sweden and Norway, 1880 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Old Gold Country store, 1939 (Colored by Jordan J Lloyd)

 

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Washington D. C., 1921 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Charles Darwin, 1874 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Abraham Lincoln, 1865 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Theodore Roosevelt (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Louisville, Kentucky, 1937 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Thich Quang Duc’s self-immolation, 1963 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Anne Frank, 1942 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Kissing the War Goodbye, 1945 (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

 

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Nicola Tesla (Source: Dana Keller)

 

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Big Jay McNeely, Olympic Auditorium, 1953

 

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Elizabeth Taylor, 1956

 

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Charlie Chaplin, 1916

 

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Mark Twain, circa 1900

 

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Walt Whitman, 1887

 

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Nazi Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels scowls at a Jewish photographer, 1933

 

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Audrey Hepburn

 

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Operation: Crossroads Atomic Detonation (Thank you Steven Vaught, Western Michigan University) (Source: Sanna Dullaway)

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