These Vintage New Year’s Celebration Photos Probably Trump Yours

New York, New York. Blowing horns on Bleeker Street on New Year's Day

New York, New York. Blowing horns on Bleeker Street on New Year’s Day

All photos from the Library of Congress.

Depending on where and when you’re reading this, it’s already time for you to ring in the traditional calendar New Year. Your social media feed will probably be inundated with New Year’s Eve celebration selfies and other photos, but we’re inviting you to take a step back into the past and to take a look at how folks in the days of old got down when it came to celebrating. We took a look through the archive of the Library of Congress to share these images.

Take a peek after the jump.

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Tips For Photographing a Memorable New Year's Eve

Times Square HDR 12/28/08

New Year’s is coming up and we’re all bound to be partying the day before. That means you’re sure to have your camera with you. Even if you’re not known as the person with the camera in your social circle, you can take images that later on people will look at and really show emotion over. Read more after the jump.

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