First generation Mexican Americans circa 1985. My dad is at the far right with different colored chucks.
/r/OldSchoolCoolA female Ethiopian soldier preparing to fight against Italian fascists, 1935
/r/OldSchoolCoolX-ray technician's hand (1900).
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy grandfather, Dolfi, in the 1960s. He escaped the Holocaust with his family and went on to invent microelectronic speakers, the kind of technology still being used in headphones today.
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy mom in high school (1978).
/r/OldSchoolCoolLynda Carter, the original wonder woman in the 70's
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy dad - 1961. I had this picture restored for him for Father's Day.
/r/OldSchoolCool23 yr old John Wayne starring in his first film "The Big Trail"
/r/OldSchoolCoolGirl With Bicycle, Dublin, 1966 — Evelyn Hofer
/r/OldSchoolCoolAudrey Landers, 1974
/r/OldSchoolCoolA multiple exposure picture of Nikola Tesla sitting next to his "magnifying transmitter" generating millions of volts. The 7-metre (23 ft) long arcs were not part of the normal operation, but only produced for effect by rapidly cycling the power switch.
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy Mom, 1966
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy grandfather (right) and his driver (left) in Arnstadt, Germany in 1945. He led the Reconnaissance & Intel Platoon of the 355th regiment, 89th infantry. Prior to this picture, he participated in the Battle of the Bulge, the crossing of the Rhine, and liberated the Ohrdruf concentration camp.
/r/OldSchoolCoolIngrid Bergman from a Technicolor screen test in 1938
/r/OldSchoolCoolJimmy Carter jumping a fence at LGA July 23rd, 1976.
/r/OldSchoolCoolGroup of young women hiking in California, 1915
/r/OldSchoolCoolNaked behind the wall shenanigans....late 1970s
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy father in 1971 doing a big air backscratcher
/r/OldSchoolCoolWhile we are looking at Soldiers and Kangaroos here’s a soldier in the 1940’s shaking hands with a Joey. How ya goin’ lil fella?
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy mom in 1978, 24 years old
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy father riding in the mountains of Bogota before he moved to the states and started a family, early 1980's
/r/OldSchoolCoolGrandpa showing us how it’s done ‘67
/r/OldSchoolCool4 June 1963, London - 6y.o. Patrick Power was taking boxing lessons to learn how to defend himself against bullies when Muhammad Ali showed up at the same gym to train for his upcoming fight with Henry Cooper. Ali gave the boy some boxing tips and, as pictured, let Patrick “win” a fight against him.
/r/OldSchoolCoolOne of dads vietnam slides (70s?)
/r/OldSchoolCoolSo much 90’s in one photo.
/r/OldSchoolCoolBrian May, Roger Taylor, and Freddie Mercury at Groucho Marx’s home, 1975. The band was invited after seeking Marx’s blessing to name their upcoming album after “A Night at the Opera.” While there, Queen performed an a cappella rendition of “39” for the comedy legend.
/r/OldSchoolCool70 year-old Groucho Marx showed his youth as he did the frug with Diana Ross at an outdoor barbecue party. The party was given by actor-singer Bobby Darin at his Bel-Air home on August 19, 1966. Groucho later admitted that is was the first time he had been on a dance floor in 20 years.
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy Grandfather working as the dispatcher for the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1972
/r/OldSchoolCoolMy great-grandfather before leaving to fight in WWI, 1914