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20 Incredible Colorized Photos from History  

Derrick Deane
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We've all imagined at some point what history looked like in actual color – blues and reds and greens filling in the empty blandness of black and white pictures and bringing an unknown world alive to us. Thanks to technology, now we can travel back in time in living color

We have 20 amazing historical photos that have been colorized for your viewing pleasure, some of which you've probably seen before in their original black and white forms. After viewing these old pictures, go ahead and imagine these 100 Amazing Vintage Pictures in color. Do you think seeing a photo in color is better than black and white? Does coloring these vintage pictures change how you look at them?

Bulletproof Vest Testing
Bulletproof Vest Testing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 20 Incredible Colorized Photos from History
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Lou Gehrig's Farewell Speech on July 4, 1939
Lou Gehrig's Farewell Speech o... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 20 Incredible Colorized Photos from History
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Amelia Earhart in 1930
Amelia Earhart in 1930 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 20 Incredible Colorized Photos from History
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Anne Frank
Anne Frank is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 20 Incredible Colorized Photos from History
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