“Lover of the Past” is an Instagram account dedicated to sharing historical images, some of which you may have never seen before. This treasure trove covers all kinds of topics, from fashion and entertainment to technology. We’ve gathered the most intriguing throwback images from this account for you to enjoy.

Scroll down to see these captivating snapshots from history and don’t forget to vote for your favorites!

#1 A French soldier in 1956 in Indochina feeding his kitten

#2 A fan with Elvis Presley in the 1960s

#3 Two individuals rushing up a street in New York City around 1960, captured by Norman Parkinson

#4 Women from Syria, Japan, and India pursuing medical degrees at the Women’s Medical College of Philadelphia

#5 Winona Ryder first meeting Johnny Depp

#6 A heartfelt note: “To Buzz, I will always cherish the moments we had together. Love to you, Tommy. 26 March 1949”

#7 Newlyweds traveling by train to Tokyo, Japan in 1964, photographed by Bill Ray

#8 Surfing physics being taught by a Californian teacher in 1970

#9 Diana Ross enjoying a rib, circa 1980

#10 Albert Einstein before his infamous tongue-out photograph

#11 A 3-year-old kissing a dog in 1950

#12 Audrey Hepburn in Paris, 1956

#13 A view of the Pyramids during a solar eclipse on August 30, 1905, photographed by Gabriel Lekegian

#14 Miss Zorita, a 1940s burlesque dancer, walking her snake

#15 The observation deck of the Empire State Building in New York, mid-1940s

These images offer a fascinating glimpse into the past, revealing moments that are both ordinary and extraordinary. Enjoy this journey through time and let us know which ones resonate with you the most in the comments!

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