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Blast from the past: Celebrate New Year's with fun vintage photos

As we bid a fond farewell to 2017, join us in taking a look at these hysterical photos from yesteryear.

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1930s BABY WEARING TOP HAT SURROUNDED BY HAPPY NEW YEAR BANNER LOOKING AT CAMERA
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Baby New Year wears a top hat as he ushers in a new year.

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Couple w/ champagne glasses

A couple with champagne glasses toast to a new year. 

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New Year 1925

'Miss 1925' marks the new year.

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HAPPY NEW YEAR (EV001688_H)

Father Time hands over his duties of time to Baby New Year.

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Miss 1926

A young girl is named 'Miss 1926' at a New Year's party. 

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In this view looking north from the New York Times building in New York, a crowd estimated at 500,000 gathers to usher in the new year, Dec. 31, 1940.  (AP Photo/John Lindsay)

A crowd gathers to usher in the new year in New York City.

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New Year Newborns

Nurses hold up babies that were born over the New Year.

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New Years sledding party (EV003685_H)

New Year's sledding party!

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Young woman sitting on a table with balloons and sign (EV006209_H)

A woman sits on a table with balloons while celebrating the new year.

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Woman jumping hurdles labeled with years (EV007227_H)

A woman jumps a hurdle to the new year.

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Happy New Year

American actress Clara Bow holds up a large card while actor Larry Gray inscribes a New Year's greeting with a giant pen. 

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New Year's Revels

Cupid, 4-year-old British film star Deidre Gale, introduces the 'Birth of 1935' at midnight on New Year's Eve at the Piccadilly Hotel in London.

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Happy New Year

American model Joan Vohs poses for a New Year's greeting card in 1950.

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Young woman blowing a noisemaker near a young man's face. Photo by: Superstock/Everett Collection(255-28547)

A woman blows a noisemaker near a young man's face while celebrating the new year.

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All Partied Out

The Mawby triplets Claudette, Angela and Claudine are fast asleep before the clock strikes midnight to signal the new year. 

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