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21 Beautiful Colorized Historical Photos Of People From Around The World  

Samantha Dillinger
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Old photos capture the way the world looked long before anyone living now can remember. It's a thrill to go back and sift through them to see people from the late 1800s and early 1900s working, hanging out, or just exploring the world. But when color is added to these historic photos, it adds a whole new layer of depth. Below are 21 of the best colorized historical photos depicting people from all over the world. Be sure to vote up which ones you enjoy the most.

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Irish Spinner And Wheel In Ireland, C. 1890
Irish Spinner And Wheel In Ire... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 21 Beautiful Colorized Historical Photos Of People From Around The World
Photo: Library of Congress/Flickr/No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Mother And Child, C. 1910
Mother And Child, C. 1910 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 21 Beautiful Colorized Historical Photos Of People From Around The World
Photo: National Science And Media Museum/Flickr/No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Young Girl In Hardanger Fjord, Norway, C. 1890
Young Girl In Hardanger Fjord,... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 21 Beautiful Colorized Historical Photos Of People From Around The World
Photo: Library of Congress/Flickr/No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Woman Riding In A Carriage In Norway, C. 1890
Woman Riding In A Carriage In ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 21 Beautiful Colorized Historical Photos Of People From Around The World
Photo: Library of Congress/Flickr/No Known Copyright Restrictions
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