Retronaut to feature unique Europeana photos on Mashable

This year you can explore the historical photo collections made available via Europeana and Retronaut on Mashable! From interesting photographs to the downright bizarre, we highlight them all. Retronaut represents a past you might not believe. By creating ‘time-capsules’ they take your map of time and tear tiny holes in it.

To give you a taste of what we are highlighting, we can show you some amazing photographs below. Explore all Europeana and Retronaut time capsules on Mashable!

Competition for water cycles on Lake Enghien. BnF, Public Domain

Competition for water cycles on Lake Enghien. BnF, Public Domain

Medical devices for mechanical elbow joint in the Red Cross Hospital Villach, Carinthia. Austrian National Library, Public Domain

Four-cell galvanic bath in the Red Cross Hospital in Villach. Austrian National Library, Public Domain

Women fire fighters in England. BnF, Public Domain

Women grease and inspect the signals at the Gare du Nord, in Paris, France. BnF, Public Domain

Three women skijoring behind a horse. Oslo Museum, CC-BY-SA

Skijoring behind a car. Landesarchiv Baden-Württemberg: Staatsarchiv Freiburg. CC-BY

A woman delivers coal in France. BnF, Public Domain

Women pilots in flying suits. BnF, Public Domain

Two young elegant women at Longchamp Prix council

Fashion at Longchamp

Images: 1. French National Library, public domain  2. French National Library, public domain  3. Austrian National Library, public domain  4. Austrian National Library, public domain   5. French National Library, public domain   6. French National Library, public domain   7. Oslo Museum, CC-BY-SA  8. Landesarchiv Baden-Württemberg: Staatsarchiv Freiburg, CC-BY   9. French National Library, public domain   10. French National Library, public domain   11. French National Library, public domain   12. French National Library, public domain

3 thoughts on “Retronaut to feature unique Europeana photos on Mashable

  1. Wow now those are some exciting photos. They really take you back to an almost forgotten time. Some of them are actually shocking. The guy sitting with his feet in a tub in particular.

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