The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Have you ever wished you could go back in time, just for a moment, in order to catch a glimpse of beyond the confines of old black-and-white photographs? Wouldn’t it be wild if you came across an old color snapshot taken by your grandma that showed what life was like when she was growing up? Well, the good news is that modern technology may not be as far behind in that regard as you think.  Below, you’ll find a collection of colorized vintage that’ll blow your mind.    Recent developments have begun to allow talented photo artists to colorize historic black-and-white photographs, regardless of the fact that some of them are well over 100 years old. Here, you’ll find a stunning collection of colorized photos that will give you a look at history in a way you’ve never seen it before. You’ll get an incredibly vivid look at everything from full-color photos of the battle of Gettysburg, to a close-up peek at Walt Whitman’s piercing blue eyes. These colorized photos show life unfolding all across America from as early as the 1800s, all the way through the 20th century. 

So if you’re ready to see why well-known figures like Abraham Lincoln and Elizabeth Taylor were always so famous for their stunning appearances, come on in and find out first hand. Not only will you find many familiar celebrities, but also everyday Americans who were photographed everywhere from the Baltimore slums to Central Park in the early 1900s. Without further ado, we give you these gorgeous colorized photos!

President Lincoln

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Union Soldiers, 1863

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Washington, D.C. Gas Station, 1924

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Meeting Between President Lincoln and General ‘Little Mac’ McClellan in 1862

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Times Square in New York City, 1947

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Old Gold Country Store, 1939

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Ice Delivery Girls in 1918

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Cherokee Warrior

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Albert Einstein in 1921

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Louis Armstrong, 1946

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Baseball Legend Lou Gehrig Right After His Famous Retirement Speech

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Samurai in Training, 1860

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Two Civil War Veterans Shake Hands in 1913

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Literary Legend, Mark Twain

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Out of Work Lumber Worker and Wife in 1939

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

NYC’s Madison Square Park in the Early 1900s

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Sailor Reading to His Buddy in London, 1927

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

The Hindenburg Blimp Disaster

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Harry Houdini Performing a Trick in 1912

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

President Ulysses S. Grant with His Family in 1870

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

, 1916

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Liz Taylor, 1956

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Helen Keller Meeting Charlie Chaplin, 1918

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Claude Monet Circa 1923

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Hitler’s Special Easter Surprise, 1944

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Iconic Actress

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

D.C. Car Accident, 1921

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Albert Einstein and a Friend in 1939

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

Nikola Tesla, 1893

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos

British Soldiers, 1939

The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos