Rare Colorized Historical Photos Will Amaze You

A catechist that a chief wanted to sell because he taught doctrines

A catechist that a chief wanted to sell because he taught doctrines that the ancients did not know about Les Balois Congo by Father Francois Leray 1905.

A student at the University of Madras, India studying for exams

A student at the University of Madras, India studying for exams with his hair tied to a nail in wall to keep from falling asleep, 1905.

A Tonenili-Navajo Indian dressed as the god of rain, c. 1905.

A Tonenili-Navajo Indian dressed as the god of rain, c. 1905.

Booker T. Washington and Teddy Roosevelt in 1905

Booker T. Washington and Teddy Roosevelt in 1905. Today is Washington’s birthday.

Buffalo, NY circa 1905, Jack-Knife Bridge, City ship Canal.

Buffalo, NY circa 1905, Jack-Knife Bridge, City ship Canal.

Driving through the Wawona Giant Sequoia Tree, c -1905.

Driving through the Wawona Giant Sequoia Tree, c -1905.

Early steam operated merry-go-round. Blackfoot, Idaho, 1905.

Early steam operated merry-go-round. Blackfoot, Idaho, 1905.

Edward Drake Roe next to Yerkes Observatory 40-inch telescope (ca 1905).

Edward Drake Roe next to Yerkes Observatory 40-inch telescope (ca 1905).

Elephants on Parade, Coney Island, 1905.

Elephants on Parade, Coney Island, 1905.

Harvesting the hemp crop with a brake, Kentucky, 1905.

Harvesting the hemp crop with a brake, Kentucky, 1905.

Interior of Forestry Building at the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition

Interior of Forestry Building at the Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition, Portland, Oregon. 1905.

Japanese battleship Mikasa

Japanese battleship Mikasa – flagship of Admiral Togo Heihachiro (Russo-Japanese War – 1905).

King Makoko, seated in a leopard throne, and his Teke tribe

King Makoko, seated in a leopard throne, and his Teke tribe. with a French colonial man (Brazzaville, Congo – Africa 1905).

Mississippi River frozen solid, February 1905.

Mississippi River frozen solid, February 1905.

On January 26, 1905 the world’s largest diamond was found at the Premier Mine

On January 26, 1905 the world’s largest diamond was found at the Premier Mine in South Africa. The uncut Cullinan weighted an amazing 3,106.75 carats.

Princess Marie of Romania, later Maria of Yugoslavia 1905.

Princess Marie of Romania, later Maria of Yugoslavia 1905.

The Helter Skelter Luna Park Coney Island 1905.

The Helter Skelter Luna Park Coney Island 1905.

The wreck of Great Northern Railway train and engine 202 near Burnaby

The wreck of Great Northern Railway train and engine 202 near Burnaby (Deer) Lake BC- 1905.

Wireless Transmitter Station, providing communications

Wireless Transmitter Station, providing communications between Supreme Commander HQ and HQ of the 1st Manchurian Army during the Russian-Japanese-War, 1904.

Virginia-class battleship USS Georgia

Virginia-class battleship USS Georgia (BB-15) being launched at Bath Iron Works, Maine, 1904.

USS Nebraska (BB-14) being launched at the Brooklyn Navy Yard

USS Nebraska (BB-14) being launched at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, 7th October 1904, Copy.

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