Category: childhood

20 rare and adorable childhood photographs of Paul McCartney…

20 rare and adorable childhood photographs of Paul McCartney from the 1940s.

Frog-Hopping Gravestones, Glasgow, 1948. Photographed by Bert…

Frog-Hopping Gravestones, Glasgow, 1948. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Newcastle, 1963. Photographed by Colin Jones.

Newcastle, 1963. Photographed by Colin Jones.

Nostalgic photos of American teenage girls at Texas beaches…

Nostalgic photos of American teenage girls at Texas beaches during the 1980s.

A man and boy flying model aircraft together, 1951. Photographed…

A man and boy flying model aircraft together, 1951. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Before she was a First Lady, Jackie Kennedy was a little girl…

Before she was a First Lady, Jackie Kennedy was a little girl who loved horses as these pictures show.

“Your child can smile, talk, or play and does not have to sit up…

Your child can smile, talk, or play and does not have to sit up or put on a pretty face.
Algemeen Handelsblad, 12 April 1935

In April 1935, Polyfoto opened a shop in Amsterdam’s city centre. For 1 guilder, you could have a sheet made with 48 different portrait photos.

The Frank family went there to have their pictures taken. Photo sheets of all four family members have survived. Several photos were cut from the photo sheet of the 36-year-old Edith. One of these is in the photo album that Anne compiled when they were in hiding.

Mr. Rogers flipping the double bird with a giant smile to…

Mr. Rogers flipping the double bird with a giant smile to children on his TV show in 1967.

20 rare photos of a very young Winston Churchill as you’ve…

20 rare photos of a very young Winston Churchill as you’ve never seen him before!

Balloons, 1930s.

Balloons, 1930s.