Photo

The bleak everyday life of Bradford in the 1960s
The bleak everyday life of Bradford in the 1960s
In the 1960s, the housing crisis led to more than 3 million people in Britain living in homes that were not suitable for habitation. Photographer Nick Hedges captured on film the living conditions in which the British found themselves. One of the cities...
24 May 2020, 22:00
242
Hong Kong life of the 1970s
Hong Kong life of the 1970s
The 1970s brought many changes to Hong Kong that affected its future. During this decade, the city was led by Governor Murray MacLehose. Hong Kong has become a major financial center, and the level of corruption in the state apparatus has significantly...
22 May 2020, 23:07
312
Vintage cars in photos from the 1950s
Vintage cars in photos from the 1950s
The photo shows cars from the 1950s. Pink Cadillac in Harlem, stylish Mercedes W196 Silver Arrow, Mercury Monterey on the background of the sea, car Parking and racing – thanks to the abundance of cars, you are immersed in the atmosphere of those times...
21 May 2020, 23:56
365
Mass events in Lviv at the beginning of the last century
Mass events in Lviv at the beginning of the last century
As in our days, more than a hundred years ago, demonstrations were held in large cities. Lviv is no exception – these images show mass events that are associated with various events and holidays. So, one of the events is dedicated to the day of flowers.
19 May 2020, 21:32
529
Libya of the 70s: everyday life and archaeological sites
Libya of the 70s: everyday life and archaeological sites
Libya is a North African country that is located near the Mediterranean sea and borders Egypt, Sudan, Chad, Niger, Algeria and Tunisia. It is one of the largest countries in Africa, a member of the UN since 1955, the League of Arab States, the...
17 May 2020, 23:49
575
Megalopolis life: New York of the 90's
Megalopolis life: New York of the 90's
In the early 1990s, new York was not going through the best of times. This was a period of record-high crime in the city. In the first years of the decade, it was possible to judge the near hopeless future of the metropolis. However, in the second half...
16 May 2020, 23:29
450
Norwegian landscapes in photos of the 1960s
Norwegian landscapes in photos of the 1960s
Norway is a country located in the North of Europe. Despite the harsh climate, Norway is a very attractive place to live. A special place is taken by the natural beauty of the country. A significant part of the territory is occupied by mountains, in the...
15 May 2020, 23:09
243
Street life in Stockholm in the 1960s
Street life in Stockholm in the 1960s
Stockholm is the capital and one of the most populous cities in Sweden. The city includes 14 Islands washed by the waters of the channels connecting lake melaren with the Baltic sea. Due to its favorable geographical location, Stockholm quickly...
14 May 2020, 23:08
247
Calm before the storm: Paris on the eve of the 1968 riots
Calm before the storm: Paris on the eve of the 1968 riots
In the 1960s, France was still recovering from the effects of world war II, as well as experiencing social upheavals. In 1958, the Fifth Republic was formed – its starting point can be considered the Algerian crisis. The President was Charles de Gaulle...
13 May 2020, 22:42
288
Life in Pakistan 60 years ago
Life in Pakistan 60 years ago
Pakistan is the fifth most populous country in the world – in 2017, the number of inhabitants exceeded 207 million people. The country is ethnically and linguistically diverse, and was formed when British India was divided. The Pakistani culture is...
11 May 2020, 22:20
418