Unbelievable Photos Reveal a Bizarre Side of History

February 7, 2024

Passing the Time, 1935

Look closer at these moments in history… no longer encased in black and white, every photo in this collection has been rendered in stunning color. They no longer feel like relics of the past, but rather vibrant moments that show the way things really were… and in some ways still are.

Some of these rarely seen photos will shock you, others will amaze, but they all capture way more than expected. So brace yourself...

⚠️ These jaw dropping colorized photos of the past have to be seen to be believed. The moments captured here just don't look quite the same in black and white. You will never look at history the same way again ⚠️

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There’s nothing like kicking back with the boys and talking about good times. This colorized photo gives us an insight into life in the 1930s… what it looked like, how it felt, we can almost smell the air.

From the look of this photo it’s as if these guys are all getting used to the idea of having a camera on them, it’s a far cry from today when everyone’s so used to having a cell phone pointed at them. These really were better times.

What do you think this group is talking about? It could be anything… from the big fish to the dreaded politics. Whatever the case it looks engrossing.

YPF Gas Station, 1950

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Now this is a shot from when gas stations really were pieces of art. When you pulled into a gas station in the 1950s you weren’t just filling up your tank, you were getting full service with a smile.

A service technician would pop your hood, check your oil, wash your windows, and make sure that you had enough gas to get from point A to point B. Those were the days…

On top of the immaculate service, service stations were once places that were designed to look modern and spiffy, a far cry from today’s hum drum gas stations that are a dime a dozen. Take us back…