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He Won't Be Smoking Again Anytime Soon (4 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 21 Jan 2013   / 3969 views
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In these 1969 American photos, a four year old boy tries his first cigar…

 

He Won

This Dated Photo Is the First Record of “the Finger” (3 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 16 Jan 2013   / 5175 views
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In this 1886 photograph, taken before the game against the New York Giants, Boston pitcher, Charles “Old Hoss” Radbourn, is snapped showing us “the finger”.

 

This Dated Photo Is the First Record of “the Finger”

Would You Choose This Wedding Dress for the Big Event?

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 8 Jan 2013   / 8587 views
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This is a wedding dress by Yves Saint Laurent from 1965. I wonder if someone actually wore the dress...

 

Would You Choose This Wedding Dress for the Big Event?

The Way American Children Used to Be. Part 2 (70 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 27 Nov 2012   / 5338 views
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Here is a collection of photos taken between the 1900s-1930s.

 

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The Way American Children Used to Be (50 pics)

 

The Way American Children Used to Be. Part 2

Ancient Birthing Chairs Helped Women During Childbirth (11 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 20 Nov 2012   / 10217 views
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These European parturition (or birthing) chairs were used by women in ancient times until the 1800s, during childbirth. This convertible chair has arm and foot rests, which can be adjusted for comfort and can also be folded down into a bed or operating table. These chairs were treated as heirlooms in some families and passed down through the generations. The modern equivalent is still used in some countries.

 

Ancient Birthing Chairs Helped Women During Childbirth

The Way American Children Used to Be (50 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 16 Nov 2012   / 6650 views
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Here is a collection of photos taken between the 1900s-1930s.

 

The Way American Children Used to Be

The War Is Over! (30 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 13 Nov 2012   / 4319 views
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Photos of people celebrating from the day that World War I ended.

 

The War Is Over!

Old School New York: What a Sight! (24 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 12 Nov 2012   / 5189 views
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Vintage Panoramic photos show us an historical New York City from 1902-1913.

 

Old School New York: What a Sight!
Old School New York: What a Sight!

Erotica from the Start of the XX Century! (16 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 1 Nov 2012   / 14371 views
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Since time changes, what was once considered risqué in these photos, is now very modest.

 

Erotica from the Start of the XX Century!

Pilots Perform Grand Aerial Stunts In the 1920s! (20 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 1 Nov 2012   / 4487 views
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These 1920s “Barnstormers” can be seen here as the pilots of these aircrafts execute a few successful aerial stunts.

 

Pilots Perform Grand Aerial Stunts In the 1920s!

These Classic Retro Pics Are Great Collector’s Items! (86 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 25 Oct 2012   / 7462 views
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Experience the past through these great, old photographs of people and events in history.

 

These Classic Retro Pics Are Great Collector’s Items!

Dancing the Night Away (15 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 23 Oct 2012   / 4520 views
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“The Great Depression” was the worst economic period in history and was caused by a stock market crash in 1929. Millions of people lost their jobs and homes as a result and took to begging or stealing as a means of survival. With no money and little hope, people began dancing as a means of escaping the gloom of everyday life.

 

Dancing the Night Away

Strippers are, Literally, a Thing of the Past! (14 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 23 Oct 2012   / 6662 views
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Take a look inside a New Orleans Strip club in 1943…

 

Strippers are, Literally, a Thing of the Past!

A Trip to USA In 1967 (100 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 16 Oct 2012   / 6641 views
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Pictures from a visit to the USA, as taken by a U.N Soviet Diplomat

 

A Trip to USA In 1967

Wartime Christmas Peace (14 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 3 Oct 2012   / 7007 views
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The World War 1 Christmas Truce occurred in 1914 and refers to a series of unofficial ceasefires that took place along the Western Front between parties of German and British soldiers. Throughout this week, soldiers exchanged seasonal greetings, songs and even gifts with their enemies.

 

Wartime Christmas Peace

How Vinyl Records Were Produced (18 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 2 Oct 2012   / 6440 views
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Here is a little insight into the production of vinyl records in the middle of the past century.

 

How Vinyl Records Were Produced

Remember the Times... (97 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 18 Sep 2012   / 10821 views
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A large collection of vintage photos.

 

Remember the Times...
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