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November 10, 2016

These 50 Creepy Vintage Photographs From the Early 20th Century Will Make Your Skin Crawl

In today's world, it's easy to forget that everyday life used to be a lot different. People wore different clothes, read encyclopedias, and used rotary phones.

Oh, and everything was creepy as hell, or at least it was according to the contents of these 50 vintage pictures. Maybe it's all the black and white photography, but there is just something about these old-school photos that makes your skin crawl.

1. Vintage Halloween costume snapshot

2. Nurse feeds a patient while Jesus watches. Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada, c.1920s.

3. Creepy doll sitting alone in a child's chair, April 20, 1930

4. Creepy woman climbs the stairs, c.1930s

5. Bear terrifies small child

6. Two girls in Halloween masks on a porch

7. Little boy sits in a wagon. "Mark Connelly", 1968.

8. Farmers in homemade Halloween costumes

9. A group of ghostly people

10. Moldy baby picture

11. Blackface Halloween costume

12. Startled woman on Christmas night

13. Ghostly mother and baby

14. Ghostly mother and baby

15. Grungy school girl portrait

16. Grandma and grandpa pose with a light leak

17. Tiny old woman sits on her rocking chair on the porch

18. Four ghostly women posing in front of a house

19. Woman in plaid dress stares at the camera

20. Tin type portrait of an intense young boy

21. Tin type portrait of an intense young girl

22. Sad little girl holds her doll

23. Eyeless woman and child wearing a hat

24. Screaming woman tied to a tree

25. Ghostly house double exposure

26. Sitting man holds an axe

27. Dead-eyed girl portrait

28. Baby with hidden father (mother)

29. Two girls pose with a creepy Santa

30. Creepy long-haired girl

31. Two terrified little girls on the road

32. Creepy little boy holds his cat in front of a mirror, 1910

33. Woman poses with a creepy doll

34. Woman in a dress hunches over in her bedroom

35. Creepy family singing in the parlor

36. Sad little girl holds hands with her scratched-out sister, Lincoln, Illinois

37. Large group of cross-dressing party-goers

38. Woman lying in bed with smallpox

39. Creepy girl with long hair

40. Creepy little boy wearing a gas mask

41. Blurry-faced girl with her doll and stuffed bear

42. Man stands next to another person wearing a creepy mask

43. Little girl reading a book in a burned-out forest

44. Blurly people standing in front of a car

45. Creepy Halloween party with Ouija Board

46. Little girl examining a large doll on Christmas

47. Little girl pushing a stroller in a foggy forest

48. Creepy woman crawling off the couch

49. Doll stands by itself on a chair in the sunlight, 1934

50. Santa Claus visiting a woman, Dec. 24 1958



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