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Photos That Shed a Little Light on History (24 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 12 Nov 2014   / 20420 views

These great historical photos document our very interesting past as a human race.

 

Photos That Shed a Little Light on History

This Is One Big Ass Camera (6 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 8 Nov 2014   / 7035 views

Used for railroad images in Chicago, this camera reached a height of 3.4 feet (1.06 m) and weighed a massive 1115.4 lbs (507 kg). The camera used plates that were 7.8 feet (2.44 m) long and one cassette weighed about 497 lbs (226 kg).

 

This Is One Big Ass Camera

A Photo Story of the Great Depression (14 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 3 Nov 2014   / 5537 views

The Great Depression is the name given to the time in history when the stock market crashed. This fateful event happened 85 years ago on October 29, 1929 and is known as “Black Tuesday”.

 

A Photo Story of the Great Depression

Old Photos That Reveal Something Interesting about History (23 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 28 Oct 2014   / 7679 views

These images offer additional insight into past events that shaped the world we live in today.

Old Photos That Reveal Something Interesting about History

Real-life Photos from a Bohemian Grove Meetings (13 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 23 Oct 2014   / 6215 views

It is hard not to believe that there is something really weird going when you see these pics.

 

Real-life Photos from a Bohemian Grove Meetings

A Real Inflatable Airplane (16 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 21 Oct 2014   / 5233 views

Goodyear created this inflatable airplane for the military in order to try and solve the problem of soldiers falling to their deaths after an air attack.

 

A Real WWII Inflatable Airplane

One of the Biggest Vending Machines in History (10 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 20 Oct 2014   / 4348 views

In 1948, Kedoozle was designed to be a grocery store for the future and customers selected items through a series of windows that were then dispensed via a vending machine.

 

One of the Biggest Vending Machines in History

Chilling Photos of the Preparation of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombs (17 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 13 Oct 2014   / 5354 views

These photos were taken of people who were tasked with readying the bombs just hours before they struck Japan.

 

Chilling Photos of the Preparation of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombs

An American Teenager’s Life in Pictures (37 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 29 Sep 2014   / 6140 views

During the 60s, 70s and 80s, Joseph Szabo took photographs of teenagers in America. These images now offer a revealing look at what it was like to live as a teenager during this time.

 

An American Teenager’s Life in Pictures

A Photo Journey of an 80s Hollywood (25 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 9 Aug 2014   / 4382 views

Matt Sweeney moved to Hollywood in 1979 and took these photos over a period of 4 years.

 

A Photo Journey of an 80s Hollywood

Original Photos Taken at Spring Break in the 80s (54 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 6 Aug 2014   / 8236 views

These classic pics show what spring break in Ft. Lauderdale, FL was like back in the day.

 

Original Photos Taken at Spring Break in the 80s

A Look Back at Old Apollo 11 Photos (30 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 22 Jul 2014   / 3100 views

This year mark the 45th anniversary of Apollo 11’s successful moon landing. Here are some photos from NASA to mark the occasion.

 

A Look Back at Old Apollo 11 Photos
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