She Found These Mysterious Photos Buried In A Thrift Shop… And They’re Some Of The Most Beautiful Ever.

A thrift store find has let one woman on a journey to identify the mysterious women in this beautiful series of old photographs.

Photographer Megan Abell discovered the mysterious slides in a thrift store just outside Richmond, Virginia. The images were found in an old box full of vintage photographs, but Abell realized how special they were once she scanned them into her computer.

They turned out to be some of the most beautiful and classic images discovered in recent times.

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Abell enlisted the help of the internet to try and discover the identity of these women using the hashtag #FindTheGirlsOnTheNegatives.

So far she’s had little luck finding their identities.

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Given the style of clothing and hair, it’s safe to say these photographs were taken in the 40’s or 50’s, but even that would be just a guess.

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Based on her research and experience, Abell says that the photos were probably taken by a professional photographer in the late 1950’s.

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It’s hard to tell, but the shoot was most likely took place in southern California.

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Abell holds that there is reason to believe the photographs were meant for a magazine cover or feature story.

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So far, Abell’s facebook post has been shared 12,000 times. Who knows? Maybe she will solve this mystery after all.

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For now, we can simply call them the women by the sea and marvel at their mysterious beauty.

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