A Look at Some of the World’s Vintage Technology

The technologies of the past have been eclipsed by the remarkable technology that we now use today.

However, we can’t deny the fact that vintage technology is a forerunner for all of the technology that wouldn’t exist today without its dinosaur ancestry. Let’s take a look at some of them…

Fire escape
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The Auto Wash Bowl in Chicago. 1924.
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Testing of 1.4 million volt X-ray machine, 1941
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Early 20th Century Water Cyclist in a race over Lake Enghien, France
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1913 copying machine
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Archivists, France, 1937.
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Motorized roller skates, 1961
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The vending machine Paddington Station. London, 1929
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Cosmetic masks to be worn by soldiers badly disfigured during World War I
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1956, A 5MB hard drive being loaded onto a PanAm plane.
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