4 Online Vintage Photo Archives You Need to Check Out

vintage photosIf You Love Vintage Photos…

The invention of photography has been one of the greatest things to happen to the preservation of history. Both famous and personal events have been captured on film and illustrated for generations to re-live for years to come. Fortunately for us history fans, the Internet is teeming with interesting vintage photos you have to see to believe.

If you, like us, love to look through old vintage photos and try to piece together the thousand words they contain, then you need to check out these awesome vintage photo sites.


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A Vintage Photo Might Solve the Amelia Earhart Mystery Once and For All

amelia earhartA picture is worth a thousand words, but some pictures might be worth even more than that.


In fact, the History Channel recently revealed that a newly resurfaced vintage photo might unlock the mystery surrounding famed pilot Amelia Earhart’s disappearance over 80 years ago.

Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan set off on a pioneering flight around the world in 1937. Unfortunately, Earhart and Noonan disappeared somewhere near Howland Island over the central Pacific Ocean. So, for the last 80 years, historians and amateur investigators have been trying to piece together what happened on Earhart’s doomed flight. Did she crash land on an obscure island? Did her plane plummet into the unforgiving Pacific Ocean? Or, as the latest news suggests, was she captured by the Japanese after crash landing on the Marshall Islands?


Of course, the recent release of this particularly interesting vintage photo is sending the world into a frenzy over the possibilities.


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Navy Vet Uses Vintage Photos to Connect Past and Present

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Max’s beautiful wife Patsy taking care of their son who was sick.

We are all made up of moments—our first steps, first words, first kiss. Over time, these moments accumulate like snowfall and shape our present reality. But misunderstandings can arise when other people fail to see all the moments that shape who we are. They don’t see why we do the things we do or make the choices we make.


This is where photos can help.


In fact, ScanMyPhotos customer Max Branscomb used photos to illustrate the beautiful connection he had, and always will have, with his wife. About a year ago, while he was chatting with friends, he realized he never really shared with them the reason why he was constantly visiting his wife in a care facility.


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Photo Scanning Reviews and Experiences

 What People Are Saying About Their ScanMyPhotos Experience

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ScanMyPhotos Customer Stories

Join us as we share some remarkable people who shared personal narratives from the milestones in their lives as they digitized decades-past pictures with ScanMyPhotos.com.

Their stores are shared below. Click on each to experience their journey.

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For more in-depth profiles, our wonderful team of professional copywriters and media production team engage customers who share their stories on our free weekly podcast produced with love for you. Listen along: Tales From The Pictures We Saved

 What People Are Saying About Their ScanMyPhotos Experience

Surprise Photo Deliveries Delight ScanMyPhotos Customer’s Friends and Loved Ones

Turning 2,300 Framed Pictures Into Lasting Memories

ScanMyPhoto’s Customer Helps Grandparents Connect with Grandkids via Technology

Remembering a Lost Son

Watch this KRON4 TV news story for details: Tech Report: Turn old printed pictures to digital


Just how fast is the ScanMyPhotos professional photo digitization service? This fast:

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When Good Deal Becomes the Preservation Project of a Lifetime

100 Years of Pcustomer service - Photo Scanning Reviews and Experienceshotos Reveal an Incredible Family History and Journey

Disintegrating Family Photo Albums Transform into Touching Gifts

The Importance of Preserving Memories and Heritage

Navy Vet Uses Vintage Photos to Connect Past and Present

The Refugees and the Vintage Photos of Happier Times in Hungary

An 80th Birthday Surprise Becomes the Best Gift of All Time

How to Supersize Life While Downsizing Your Stuff

The Work Project that Lead to the Preservation of a Family’s Legacy

Photo-Sharing App’s, Cloud Storages’ Biggest Problem Solved

How to Put Together a 50th Wedding Anniversary Photo Book

When a Genealogy Project Becomes a Life’s Mission

How to Digitize APS Film

Hawaiian ScanMyPhotos Customer Ships Precious Photos Across the Pacific

A Minor Photo-Scanning Mistake Leads to a Heart-Warming Discovery

How One Customer is Using Photo Restoration to Honor Memories of Missing Brother

“Saving Your Priceless Memories” By: Robert Lachman, LA Times

How to Honor Lost Loved Ones and Give a Priceless Gift

One Customer’s Tale of Lost Photos, Photo books, and Reconnections

8 Of The Best Scrapbooking Blogs To Follow

How to Share Pictures at Family Reunions

How One Family Uses Scanned Photos to Share Stories of the Past

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