Old-Timey Photos With An Interesting Story Behind Them

Old photos are fun to look at, as they give us a glimpse at a time period we’ve only heard about from our parents and grandparents. The photos in this slideshow will do just that, but they also have backstories that will leave you wanting more. The story behind one wagon photo is pretty mind-blowing.

Houston, We Don’t Have A Problem

This photo might just look like a couple of friends enjoying each other’s company at first glance, but these women are actually the wives of astronauts on the Apollo 8 mission in 1968. This is the moment when they first heard their husbands voices from orbit, letting them know they were safe.