Posted by Alwina Stillwell on Aug 16, 2016 under

Historical Photos Colorized

Lincoln with Major General McClernand and Allan Pinkerton at Antietam in 1862

 

A Washington, D. C. filling station in 1924

 

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

 

Audrey Hepburn(WOW)

 

Mark Twain in 1900

 

Charlie Chaplin at 27 years old in 1916

 

Claude Monet in 1923

 

A car crash in Washington D.C. around 1921

 

Albert Einstein, 1921

 

Brigadier General and actor Jimmy Stewart. Stewart flew 20 combat missions over Nazi-occupied Europe, and even flew one mission during Vietnam.

 

Pablo Picasso

 

Alfred Hitchcock

 

Big Jay McNeely, Olympic Auditorium, 1953

 

Charles Darwin

 

Clint Eastwood, 1962

Hindenburg blimp crash

 

British Soldiers Returning from the front in 1939

 

Albert Einstein on a Long Island beach in 1939

 

Samarai training 1860

 

Winston Churchill, 1939 by Baron (Hyes) Yousef Karsh

 

Country store in July 1939 Gordonton, North Carolina

 

Unemployed Lumber Worker and His Wife 1939

 

W.H. Murphy testing the bulletproof vest in 1923

 

1920s Australian mugshots from the New South Wales Police Dept

 

Marilyn Monroe

 

Joan Crawford on the set of Letty Lynton, 1932

 

An RAF pilot getting a haircut while reading a book between missions

 

Babe Ruth's 1920 MLB debut

 

Clint Eastwood working on his 1958 Jag XK 120 in 1960

 

View from the Capitol in Nashville, 1864

 

Baltimore Slums, 1938

 

American Poet Walt Whitman, 1868

Louis Armstrong practicing backstage in 1946

 

Girls delivering ice, 1918

 

Lou Gehrig, July 4, 1939. Photo taken right after his famous retirement speech.

He would pass away just two years later from ALS.

 

Times Square 1947

 

Lee Harvey Oswald, 1963, being transported to questioning before his murder trial for the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

Helen Keller meeting comedian Charlie Chaplin in 1918

 

Burger Flipper1938

 

Madison Square Park New York City around 1900

 

Union Soldiers taking a break 1863

 

WWII Soldiers on Easter

 

Red Hawk of the Oglala Tribe on horseback 1905

Boys buying flowers in 1908

 

An Oklahoman farmer during the great dust bowl in 1939

 

Louis Armstrong plays to his wife, Lucille, in Cairo, Egypt 1961

 

Brooklyn Bridge in 1904

 

Two Boxers after a fight

Brothers Robert Kennedy, Edward 'Ted' Kennedy and John F. Kennedy outside the Oval Office

 

Cornell Rowing Team 1914

 

Henry Ford 1919

 

Seeing these photos in color for the first time makes it easy to imagine we could all have been part of a world that we've never even seen. It literally changes our perspective of history. Please share these amazing photos with others.

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