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Frozen Fisherman & Remembering The Ranch

With so much time at home, we at Photomyne want to help you make the most out of the days to come with a refreshing taste of the good times behind us.

On this day

The US buys Alaska from Russia - 1867

It would take almost another century before it became a state, but for $7.2 million, Alaska became a US territory. Here, some Inuits enjoy some spearfishing.

Photo source: Flickr

Photomyne user photo

Home on the range

"I found this gem when going through a box of old photos that I found at my parents’ home of 50+ years. The picture was taken at my grandparent’s ranch south of Bruneau, ID in 1958. The tractor was an old Oliver. My father says the three of them had been rodeoing in the area, and on this particular evening they were “out looking for trouble” before being sent to the Army during the Cold War era, shortly after this."

Photo source: Photomyne user Lisa Neel

Celebrity snapshot

Picasso at home

You know him through his masterful work, but it's refreshing to see the man behind the brush beyond the canvas. He poses at his La Californie villa in Canne in 1955.

Photo source: Flickr

Blast from the past

Pogs, the bottlecap game

90s kids will fondly remember sitting on the floor, stacking and slamming pogs with their pals. 'Playing for keeps' was an easy way to build your collection and win your friends' coolest pieces.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

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