Old black and white photos : theCHIVE

It was a different time (47 Photos)

You can choose to live your life with the joy of the front row or solemness of the third row. The choice is yours. That's me in the front row with my joy. Those are my coworkers in the third row. Every day is a struggle to keep them from killing my joy.

last-picture-show:  Milton Greene, Fashion Models rest on a Street Corner, Italy, 1951

I love looking at old this time periosd.the style is amazing. Fashion models rest on a street corner, by Milton Greene, Italy, 1951

WWII. Dude I wish we could do this!

Skate To Work - save gas! - How cool it would be if work was close enough to skate to!

Boy in black and white

*Vintage coke ad Ice cold Coke - this is how I became addicted to Cola. No cafes or Starbucks around, just vending machines where people gathered around and talked while having a cold one.

Omg how I love this photo :)

Teen dates in the were usually at a diner such as in this picture. Other popular dates were drive-ins or picnics. The dates were simple and cheap. Couples would share a milkshake at the diner.


couple - having fun in the wind

Canyon de Chelly by Ansel Adams

Canyon de Chelly

1942 Canyon de Chelly National Monument from White House Overlook, Arizona [overview of sandstone rock formations and sandy canyon bottom, high horizon with clouds] by Ansel Adams

Roller skating, 1930's.

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Tram In oldtown Lisbon. Portugal, love this tram!

London girls wearing pedal pushers, late 1950s.

much style! - london girls wearing pedal pushers, ca.


fashion city lady paris newspaper french old fashioned old fashion 1920 paris france franch french woman qui est cette fille

 ill have to remember to take a pic like this when im an old bad ass lady

Tough as Nails

Once a badass.Always a badass (too funny!


Young at Heart! LMBO this will be my sis and I when we're older lol right bri

Best gramma. Why don't smoke? Anyway we got dead ;)

Behind the Notes: Bjørn Wad's Smoking Granny


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Some kind of having fun in 1920's

A zipline date, c. (wait are zipline dates a thing?