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Saturday, December 31, 2011

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Incredible colour photos from the early 20th century (70 Pics)

They are considered to be part of one of the most important collections of early colour photographs ever seen, capturing key moments in history and the dying embers of many cultures.

And now - more than a century after the ambitious project was launched - these incredible images are being brought to a mass audience for the first time.

In 1909, the millionaire French banker and philanthropist Albert Kahn embarked on a project to create a colour photographic record of the world and its people.


First World War


Middle East


The Americas

The Balkans

The Far East

Western Europe


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