Amazing how much color can increase the realism and/or set the mood of these famous photos.
Operation Crossroads Event Baker Explosion
V-J Day, Times Square
Abandoned boy holding stuffed animal, London 1945.
Self-Immolation of Thich Quang Duc
Hindenburg Disaster, May 6, 1937
Japanese Archers, circa 1860
View from Capitol in Nashville, TE during Civil War, 1864
Unemployed lumber worker, circa 1939
Auto Wreck in Washington D.C., 1921
Big Jay McNeely driving crowd into frenzy at Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, 1953.
Albert Einstein, Summer 1939 Nassau Point, Long Island, NY
"Old Gold", County sore, 1939.
Joeseph Goebbels scowling at photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt after finding out he's Jewish, 1933.
WH Murphy and associate demonstrating bulletproof vest, Oct 13, 1923.
Young boy in Baltimore slums, July 1938
British troops board train for first stage of western front - England, Sept 20, 1939.
Oscar II, King of Sweeden and Norway, 1880
Walt Whitman, 1887
Mark Twain in the garden, circa 1900.
Charlie Chaplin at age 27 - 1916.
Elizabeth Taylor - Giant (1956 film)