The great thing about antiques is that they give us a glimpse into what life was like in the past. While browsing through our user-submitted photos, we couldn't help but notice all of the antique and vintage items we used to help keep our clothes clean.
Check out the following demonstration of some antique washing machines in action. Can you imagine what it must have been like to use a mechanical washing machine for the first time?
Take a look at some of our favorite, user-submitted photos!