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This Classic Photo Album Was Kept Secret Since 1950. The Secret Is Revealed

Sebastian Lizshift was traveling around the world collecting the most amazing vintage photographs that you have ever seen. Soon, he stumbled upon the photographs of gay couples in the mid 20th century.

He was shocked by the boldness of the photographs, as to come out loud during that time was very tough. As it was more hidden and less accepted at that time.
He also created a documentary on the gay couples who were born in between the two world wars. It is called Les Invisibles.

These vintage photographs speak so much more than words can ever say. Have a look.

Collecting photographs of queer couples all around the globe…

lesbians, This Classic Photo Album Was Kept Secret Since 1950. The Secret Is Revealed

…he first stumbled upon the photograph of a gay couple in 1950’s.

Gay couple in 1950's

Since then he has collected various photographs at the flea market form various countries.

Gay couple

And wherever he could find them.

gays

His search led him to these wonderful images.

Lesbian Marrige

They speak about homosexulaity at the time when it was extremely tough to confront.

Homosexulaity

But the boldness of the photographs..

Boldness of the photographs

…retold a story about how they remained a secret at that time.

They remained a secret at that time

They all can be seen to accept their love for each other without being scared.

Without being scared

All gender norms are being challenged here.

All gender norms are being challenged here

Though they never rebeled at that the time…

Though they never rebeled at that the time...

…but they did lead a very happy life.

Very happy life

And thus they all are full with message.

Full with message

You must share this message of love.

Message of love

source: distractify wittyfeed