I always pick up a certain haunted beauty from old color photography. It almost overwhelms me to think how much the American landscape has changed in just the past 70 years.
http://www.webofentertainment.com/2009/07/life-in-usa-in-1960s.html (title is a misnomer)
Below are two terrific photos of Chicago about 60 years ago.
I scraped all of these photographs. I didn’t see anything about copyright, but if they are, I am happy to remove them.