27 ‘Colorized’ Photographs From The Past That’ll Give You a New View Of History!

    So many fantastic moments from modern history have been captured on celluloid by a photographer. But up until the sixties, a lot of the photographs that we can enjoy and learn from were only caught in black and white. Obviously, since then color technology has allowed us to take snaps of the world in multicolor. But recent developments in photography mean that old black and white shots can be processed and have the color put into them. And perfectly too. Colorized photographs can really help give us a new insight into things past. Check it out…

    Claude Monet next to two of his great works of art back in 1923.

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    Jayne Mansfield gives Sophia Loren and the rest of her table a right eyeful.

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    Surrealist painter Pablo Picasso.

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    Lou Gehrig after his emotional retirement speech just two short years before dying of ALS.

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    Times Square back in 1947.

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    JFK assassination patsy Lee Harvey Oswald.

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    Famous blind lady Helen Keller meets Charlie Chaplin.

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    A colorized photo of two ladies carrying ice.

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    A thirties burger flipper.

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    British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

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    Einstein in color!

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    Madison Square Park, 1900.

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    The ever-iconic Marilyn Monroe.

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    19th Century Samurais in training.

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    Poet Walt Whitman.

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    The Hindenburg disaster.

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    UK soldiers head home after the war.

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    The stunning Joan Crawford.

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    A North Carolina store from the late 1930s.

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    The great American author Mark Twain.

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    Albert Einstein kicks back on vacation.

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    A barefoot Audrey Hepburn sees to dinner.

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    Union soldiers, 1863.

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    Charles Darwin in color.

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    World War Two Easter celebrations.

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    A young Clint Eastwood.

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