History in Color: 25 wonderful black and white photos colorized and brought back to life

Thanks to a fantastic reddit group of artists (heroes!) called “r/ColorizedHistory” we can enjoy everyday many wonderful iconic (black and white) photos restored in color!
These are my favorite ones so far 🙂

black

Unemployed lumber worker, ca. 1939 (by zuzahin)

man

View from Capitol in Nashville, Tennessee, during the Civil War in 1864 (by mygrapefruit)

capitol

Abandoned boy holding a stuffed toy animal. London 1945 (by HansLucifer)

old

Auto Wreck in Washington D.C, 1921 (by mygrapefruit)

auto

Charlie Chaplin at the age of 27, 1916 (by BenAfleckIsAnOkActor)

chaplin

Forest City Landing, Peaks Island to Portland, Maine, 1910 (by kibblenbits)

maine

Miss America 1924 (by malakon)

america

Audrey (by klassixx)

audrey

W.H. Murphy and his associate demonstrating their bulletproof vest on the 13th of October, 1923 (by zuzahin)

murphy

Louis & Lucille Armstrong, Cairo, 1961 by Jordan J. Lloyd)

armstrong

Albert Einstein, summer 1939 – Nassau Point, Long Island, NY (by Edvos)

albert

A sailor reads with his child as he waits for a holiday train at Waterloo station in London in 1927 (by Urban2487)

sailor

Ky?d?ka ???, Japanese Archers c.1860 (by Jordan J. Lloyd)

archers

Nikola Tesla, 1893 (by klassixx)

tesla

Farmer reading his farm paper – Coryell County, Texas, September 1931 (by Edvos)

farmer

Cornell’s Varsity Rowing Team, 1911 (by Urban2487)

ryan

“Auto Polo”, ca. 1915 (by klassixx)

autopolo

26th President Theodore Roosevelt in his office, c. 1900 (by agnoiologst)

president

Powerhouse Mechanic – 1921 (by malakon)

powerhouse

Crash landing of a F6F-3 (Hellcat) onto USS Enterprise (CV-6), Pacific Ocean 1943 (by HansLucifer)

crash

Asleep on his feet, 1938 (by Jordan J. Lloyd)

asleep

Henry Ford, 1919 (by klassixx)

ford

The crew of Apollo 11 (by zuzahin)

apollo

Clint Eastwood in a bowtie with unkempt hair & a beard (by zuzahin)

clint

via Blog of Francesco Mugnai http://blogof.francescomugnai.com/2013/09/history-color-25-wonderful-black-white-photos-colorized-brought-back-life/

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