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These Vintage Photographs of San Francisco Hippies in 1966-67 Reveal the Carefree Lifestyle of Youths. On the cusp of the 1970s, San Francisco was a veritable hub of culture.

These Vintage Photographs of San Francisco Hippies in 1966-67 Reveal the Carefree Lifestyle of Youths

This series of vintage photographs, taken by photographer William Gedney in 1966-67 captures the spirit of the streets–from the peaceful hippies to the wild radicals. Qu’étaient les années folles à Paris ? Qu’étaient les années folles à Paris ? A rare and amazing color footage captured scenes of New York City in 1939. 45 Wonderful Color Photographs Capture Streets of the USA in the 1950s and 1960s.

In the 1950s, America was a nation that believed it was on the edge of nuclear war.

45 Wonderful Color Photographs Capture Streets of the USA in the 1950s and 1960s

It was a nation where the popular culture of television was gaining strength. It was a nation whose population was growing as never before. After the terrible suffering of World War Two, Americans thought the world would be peaceful for awhile. By 1950, however, political tensions were high again. 48 Amazing Photos Document Everyday Life of New York City in the 1940s. 54 photos colorisées venues tout droit du siècle dernier... Celle d'Albert Einstein va vous faire rêver ! Avant les années 70, la photographie en couleur était pratiquement inexistante.

54 photos colorisées venues tout droit du siècle dernier... Celle d'Albert Einstein va vous faire rêver !

Il est parfois difficile pour nous de se représenter cette époque, que nous ne connaissons qu'au travers des vieux clichés en noir et blanc ! Cependant, les photographies que vous allez voir ont été colorisées, afin de nous aider à voir à quoi elles pouvaient vraiment ressembler en couleur... C'est plutôt impressionnant de voir des personnes comme Albert Einstein ou encore Charlie Chaplin en couleur, comme s'ils étaient bien vivants en face de nous ! Claude Monet, 1923 Jimmy Stewart, général et acteur de cinéma. Pablo Picasso Lou Gehrig, le 4 Juillet 1939. Times Square, 1947 Lee Harvey Oswald, 1963, juste avant son procès pour l'assassinat de J.

45 Humorous Snapshots of Naughty Girls and Women in the Past. Paris ZigZag - Petit aperçu du quotidien parisien dans les... Une vidéo très rare de Paris à l’an 1900 ces 4min vous feront rêver. This Is What That Looked Like in the 1950s. This is what alot of oranges looked like at the Miami Orange Bowl Game, 1951.

This Is What That Looked Like in the 1950s

This is what a canoe on a 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 looked like in 1957. This is what 5 best friends from grammar school in the 1920s looked like in 1950. This is what a string of keepers looked like. Thats the 5 best friends with their children. The kids moved away, but the moms lived in the same city their whole life. 18 Rare WW2 Photos You Weren’t Shown In History Class – Page 4 – History Nut. 20 Thought-Provoking Historical Photographs You’ve Never Seen Before. There are some old photographs so rarely seen that you can stare at them for hours on end.

20 Thought-Provoking Historical Photographs You’ve Never Seen Before

Behind every picture from the past, there stands the past lives of thousands of our unknown ancestors. Here are just a few of these kinds of photograph. Take a look — it’s always interesting to contemplate what they tell us about the world, and ourselves. The crush of the ocean liner SS Normandie on 9 February 1942 at New York City’s pier 88. A sixteen-year-old Arnold Schwarzenegger at his first body-building competition.

Fishermen of the Volga river, Russia, with their impressive catch, 1924. A young Inuit girl and her husky dog, 1949. A boy watches television for the first time through a shop window, 1948. James Naismith, the creator of basketball, with this wife. A graduation ceremony, 1895. Margaret Hamilton, the principal software engineer for NASA, 1969. 51 Must-Seen Historic Photos. 1967 - Sweden changes from driving on the left to driving on the right.

51 Must-Seen Historic Photos

The change was made due to the fact that it’s two closest neighbors, Finland and Norway, drove on the right, which caused great confusion at border crossings. Vehicles in Sweden were also LHD's (Left Hand Driving) and Sweden saw a sharp decline in car accidents after the switch as drivers could see the road ahead of them much more clearly. 1922 - Policeman Bill Norton measures bathing suits to ensure they are no more than 6 inches above knee at the Tidal Basin in Washington DC.

Women who broke this rule were fined, kicked off the beach, or even arrested, depending on the severity of the infraction. 1963 - Alcatraz Island known as the "The Rock" is located 1.5 miles off shore in San Francisco Bay and was a federal prison from 1933 until 1963. 60 Fabulous Color Vintage Photographs That Capture Street Scenes of the United States in the 1940s. After recovering from the crises of the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl, the spirit of human ingenuity and American entrepreneurship found a way to persevere in the 1940s.

60 Fabulous Color Vintage Photographs That Capture Street Scenes of the United States in the 1940s

As the country prepared for war in the early '40s, collaboration between businesses and the American people represented a collective resourcefulness. Le Paris d'Eugène Atget. Eugène Atget est un photographe français de la fin du XIX et du début du XXème siècle.

Le Paris d'Eugène Atget

Homme hyperactif aux multiples vies, il aurait été marin, comédien, directeur de l’hebdomadaire Le Flâneur mais il est entré dans l’Histoire grâce à ses photographies qui nous plonge dans la transformation citadine de Paris. Il se fait témoin de ces transformations qui vont toucher le vieux Paris. Ces vieux métiers de l’artisanat qui ne trouvent plus leur place, écrasés par l’appel des grands magasins. Des quartiers encore boueux mais non moins charmants qui risquent de s’effondrer sous les constructions du métropolitain. Photos de Montmartre au début du 20e siècle. Grâce à son caractère pittoresque et son atmosphère villageoise, Montmartre est l’un des plus jolis quartiers de Paris.

Photos de Montmartre au début du 20e siècle

48 Charming Photos of 60's Girls That Make Men Want to Date Once at Least. 27 Rare Color Photographs from World War II. Top 11 des lieux et monuments disparus de Paris, la visite fantôme. Quand on évoque Paris on pense tout de suite "Tour Eiffel" et "Champs Elysées". Mais la Ville Lumière ne s'est pas faite en un jour et les monuments mythiques qui participent aujourd'hui au rayonnement de la Capitale sont venus remplacer d'autres lieux dont l'histoire, parfois insolite, mérite qu'on prenne le temps de s'y attarder, ne serait-ce que pour pouvoir frimer en soirée.

Fontaine de la Régénération (actuel emplacement de la place de la Bastille) Une fontaine représentant la déesse égyptienne Isis entourée par deux lions, érigée en 1793, et commémorant la prise du Palais des Tuileries et la chute de la monarchie constitutionnelle en août de l'année précédente. Fashion in the Roaring Twenties – 36 Gorgeous Vintage Photos of Women in Evening Gowns during the 1920s. Seeing Paris #1 1920s.