Photos from the Past…

Although I try to make my posts on this blog about my time away, I sometimes find incredible photos that I can’t turn down sharing. This is from site on amazing photos from the past century, from wars to changes in fashion and devastation…

Woman with a Gas resistant pram in 1938: 01-Woman-With-A-Gas-Resistant-Pram-England-1938

Unpacking the Head of the Statue of Liberty in 1885: 02-Unpacking-the-head-of-the-Statue-of-Liberty-1885

Elvis in the Army in 1958: 03-Elvis-in-the-Army-1958

Armenian woman guards home in 1990:11-106-year-old-Armenian-Woman-guards-home-1990

Baby cages used to ensure that children get enough sunlight and fresh air when living in an apartment building in 1937: 12-Baby-cages-used-to-ensure-that-children-get-enough-sunlight-and-fresh-air-when-living-in-an-apartment-building-ca-1937

Disney land employee cafeteria in 1961:14-Disneyland-Employee-Cafeteria-in-1961

Little girl with her doll sitting in the ruins of her bombed home in London in 1940:17-Little-girl-with-her-doll-sitting-in-the-ruins-of-her-bombed-home-London-1940

Construction of the Berlin Wall 1961:18-Construction-of-the-Berlin-wall-1961

Unknown Soldier in Vietnam in 1961: 19-Unknown-soldier-in-Vietnam-1965

Measuring bathing suits in 1920. If they were too short, women would be fined:23-Measuring-bathing-suits-if-they-were-too-short-women-would-be-fined-1920s

Hotel Owner pouring acid in the pool while black people swim in it in 1964: 25-Hotel-owner-pouring-acid-in-the-pool-while-black-people-swim-in-it-ca-1964

Austrian Boys receive new shoes in World War Two: 30-Austrian-boy-receives-new-shoes-during-WWII
The real winnie the pooh and Christopher Robin in 1927:33-The-real-Winnie-the-Pooh-and-Christopher-Robin-ca-1927

Illeagal alcohol poured out in Detroit in 1929:37-Illegal-alcohol-being-poured-out-during-Prohibition-Detroit-1929

23 year-old Evelyn McHale’s suicide – she jumped from the 83rd floor of the Empire State Building and landed on a United Nations limousine, 1947: 39-A-beautiful-suicide

Suntan vending machine in 1949:22-Suntan-vending-machine-1949

First morning after Sweden changed from driving on the left to the right in 1967:40-First-morning-after-Sweden-changed-from-driving-on-the-left-side-to-driving-on-the-right-1967

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