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Classic Old Photos of a Brooklyn Gang in the Summer of ’59 (28 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 17 Dec 2013   / 4166 views
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These images were captured by photographer, Bruce Davidson.

 

Classic Old Photos of a Brooklyn Gang in the Summer of ’59

Revealing Photos from a Peaceful Pre-War Afghanistan (28 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 10 Dec 2013   / 5008 views
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These pictures were taken in 1967 and 1968 and are from a much less turbulent time in the country’s history.

 

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Old Photos Show a Very Different Afghanistan in the ‘50s and ‘60s (20 pics)

 

Revealing Photos from a Peaceful Pre-War Afghanistan

Vintage Photos of the Golden Gate Bridge Being Built (9 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 7 Nov 2013   / 2825 views
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This iconic San Francisco structure opened in 1937 and construction was started in 1933. These photos show the progress between 1935 and 1937.

 

Vintage Photos of the Golden Gate Bridge Being Built

Vintage Mug Shots of 1920s Criminals (40 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 19 Oct 2013   / 4783 views
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The New South Wales police department took over 2500 photographs of its inmates between the years of 1910 and 1930. Here are some images from the collection as well as the stories that go with them.

 

Vintage Mug Shots of 1920s Criminals

A Decade of American Family Portraits (21 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 18 Oct 2013   / 3311 views
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These photos were taken by Leon Borensztein during the years 1979-1989.

 

A Decade of American Family Portraits

Black, White and Many Shades of Grey (40 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 17 Oct 2013   / 2705 views
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Since color photography was not invented until the ‘80s, vintage photos lack a certain amount of vibrancy.

 

Black, White and Many Shades of Grey

Fascinating Portraits of Canada’s Notorious WWII Prostitutes (15 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 5 Oct 2013   / 11258 views
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Montreal was known as the sex tourism capital of North America in the beginning of the 20th Century. These mugshots show some of the women who were arrested for being “working girls” during these years.

 

Fascinating Portraits of Canada’s Notorious WWII Prostitutes
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