Google is now hosting a huge collection of historic photos from life magazine. LIFE photo archive hosted by Google Take for example, this pic. Nowadays we are always so worried about everything being perfect in pictures but back when cameras first came out they would just leave their laundry in the background. LIFE: Civil War - Hosted by Google I for one think it's pretty cool that we have actual pictures from so long ago. Feel free to post other cool ones you find when browsing through that new image database on Google.