For many people, taking photographs is a part of their daily life. With the invention of smart phones, billions of images are captured each day. This is great, in theory, but as the process is so common now, it’s arguable that the photos of today do not compare to the photos of the past. Here we have some incredibly unique and fascinating historical photos that are not only interesting to look at, but are also thought provoking. Take a look and prepare to travel to back in time!
The ‘original’ Winnie The Pooh and Christopher Robin with Alan Milne.
Lewis Carrol’s ‘Alice In Wonderland’, Alice Liddell.
A photo taken of Archduke Frank Ferdinand and his wife on the day in 1914 when they were assassinated.
Bonnie and Clyde.
A cafeteria for Disney employees.
The first flight of the Wright brothers who invented the world’s first airplane in 1903.
Indira Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and Charlie Chaplin in Switzerland, 1953.
Norma Jean Baker a.k.a Marilyn Monroe.
Mark Twain in Nikola Tesla’s lab, 1894.
The first ever Michelin man!
A Moulin Rouge dressing room, 1924.
Records have shown that a Russian woman, whose name has been lost throughout history, gave birth to a whopping 69 children. 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets. Wow!
Sophia Loren at the Kremlin, 1965.
Walt Disney, 1939.
Willard Scott, the first ever Ronald McDonald!