Vintage Snapshots

found photos & other curiosities

Category: 1920s Photos

Looking Out

Vintage snapshot photo taken from inside looking out to street

Inside the Piston Parts Co., c 1920s (click to enlarge)

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Face Off

Vintage circa 1920s snapshot found photo of a man facing off with an ostrich

Man vs. Ostrich, c1920s (click to enlarge)

I like the look (what you can make out of it, anyway) on the man’s face.

Bathed in Light

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circa 1920s

Jazzy

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Shadow Cat, circa The Jazz Age

Portraits: “Missouri”

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Missouri Pride, c 1920s (click to enlarge)

Perhaps not the best advertisement for the state.

Pete of C Company, 8th Infantry

Vintage circa WWI photo of a dog named Pete who was the mascot for the US Army C Company, 8th Infantry

Pete, circa 1910s/1920s (click to enlarge)

That looks like one nice dog. I would love to know more about him, but — unsurprisingly — can’t find any mention of him anywhere. He seems to have been regarded with affection in any case.

On Top of the World

Vintage circa 1920s snapshot of girl standing on top of small "hill"

c 1920s (click to enlarge)

When you think of it, everyone is on top of the world, I suppose, as long as they are not actually underground. But she really seems to be on top of things.

Table for One

Circa 1920s vintage photo of women sitting alone at dining tables

Dining Room, 1920s (click to enlarge)

Fishing Trip

Funny vintage snapshot featuring an and dog "fishing" in what seems to be a backyard

c 1920s (click to enlarge)

The dog, to me, really makes this one.

On the Run

Circa 1920s snapshot of woman running, with parked car in background

In motion, c 1920s (click to enlarge)

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