Thousands of years ago, people documented information on cave walls and pillar stones. That’s how we learn about our history and the lives of our ancestors today! These pictures help us construct and imagine how our loved ones lived decades ago before we were born.
This is someone’s great grandfather’s Nashville residence taken in 1896. And because this person had the location, they went to Google Maps and compared how the two homes had changed! What is it about a colored photograph that makes it seem more accurate than a black-and-white one?