unlocking the vault

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Who could forget the iconic TIME magazine issues over the past 90 years?

Well, in case you have, you’re in luck! This month, TIME unveiled The Vault, an archive of more than 4,500 issues of TIME magazine since the first issue was released in 1923.

This archive aggregates some of the most monumental events in history including the beginning of the Civil Rights movement, the aftermath of 9/11, even the outbreak of World War II. What’s even more amazing is that subscribers¬†can view these issues in their original format as PDFs or in HTML.

Another Time Inc. brand,¬†Sports Illustrated, also gives readers access to its magazine archives with The Sports Illustrated Vault. Photos and articles in this vault date back to the magazine’s inception in the 1950’s. SI’s digital presence goes even a step further with the @si_vault Twitter account, posting entertaining, controversial, and memorable photos from the magazine’s history.

What do you say, are you ready to re-live a moment in TIME?