Found Photo Galleries

http://squareamerica.com/
great found photos

http://www.tbl.squareamerica.com/
more great found photos

http://www.kodakgirl.com
an incredible collection of snaps portraying women holding cameras

http://www.renewal.org.au/object/
“a family of objects without their rightful owners...”

http://www.pjchmiel.com/feat/126party/
photos found in a thrift store camera

http://www.womenanddogsuk.co.uk/
exactly what you think...

http://www.kittyville.com
“Children’s Highlights meets John Waters meets Avant-Quilting Bee” (includes a gallery of found photos)

http://www.foundphotograph.com/
a found photo blog

http://www.heudnsk.com/abandoned/
abandoned_photo_museum_001.htm

“all found on the sidewalk, mostly in Philadelphia”

http://theimaginaryworld.com/page4.html
kid and food related ephemera from the 1940s through the 1970s
(includes galleries of snapshots and other vernacular photos)

http://phototaken.my-expressions.com/slides.html
found slides

http://enculturation.gmu.edu/3_2/mauer/index.html
an online essay about found photographs, with numerous examples

http://www.lisakokin.com/sewn/
an artist who uses found photos to create sculptures

http://www.mckenziefineart.com/artists/dingilian/dingilian.html
an artist who uses bleached found photographs

http://limahlrepublic.blogspot.com/
a found photo blog focusing on photos for passports, licenses, id cards

http://www.people.virginia.edu/~ds8s/
a found photo gallery, part of larger still photography website called Fixing Shadows

http://swapatorium.blogspot.com/
flea market finds
(see also snapatorium – a snapshot sales site)

http://www.bighappyfunhouse.com/
a vintage snapshot blog

http://oldhaunts.blogspot.com/
Halloween-related ephemera and vintage snaps

http://santaandme.blogspot.com/
Santa-related ephemera and vintage snaps

http://ookpiksnegz.blogspot.com/
a vernacular photography blog

http://www.sappho.com/
lesbian-themed ephemera and vintage photos

http://www.accidentalmysteries.com/home.html
a stunning collection of vernacular photography

http://juniorbonner.blogspot.com/2005/07/
vernacular-photography.html

scroll down for a short essay and a gallery of vernacular photographs

http://www.squidoo.com/vernacularphoto/#module1296405

http://westfordcomp.com/updated/found.htm
photos found in old cameras with pictures of the cameras they were found in...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/leastwanted/sets/
vintage mug shots

http://www.houseplantpicturestudio.com/HPS/
liquorwebfotos/liquor.html
photos of an unknown family who probably owned a liquor store

http://www.squidoo.com/vernacularphoto/#module1296405
a website about vernacular photography — includes galleries of vernacular photos from Nova Scotia, and found photos that originally belonged to a man from Brooklyn