An Abandoned Home Filled With Treasures From The Past Holds A Rich Secret

A mysterious photographer known as Freaktography recently ventured into an abandoned house with no idea of what he”d find. As an urban explorer, he typically explores abandoned buildings…but this excursion was different.

Normally, his photos are a delightful and strange trip into the past. But, this time, he discovered something he didn”t expect.

Wandering into this abandoned house was an erie experience.

Wandering into this abandoned house was an erie experience.

The former residents died back in the 1970s, and the descendants left it to rot and decay.

The former residents died back in the 1970s, and the descendants left it to rot and decay.

They also left the personal possessions strewn around the house.

They also left the personal possessions strewn around the house.

This created a true time capsule into the past.

This created a true time capsule into the past.

The photographer had a stupendous time taking photos to show his readers.

The photographer had a stupendous time taking photos to show his readers.

And even pieced together the entire (tragic) history of the family.

And even pieced together the entire (tragic) history of the family.

But after rummaging through most of their possessions…

But after rummaging through most of their possessions...

And moving things around…

And moving things around...

Freaktography finally found something of real interest hiding under the mattresses.

Freaktography finally found something of real interest hiding under the mattresses.

$6,500!

$6,500!

Instead of keeping the money, Freaktography gave it to the (retired) descendants.

Instead of keeping the money, Freaktography gave it to the (retired) descendants.

(via Messy Nessy Chic)

Freaktography added these incredible photos to his upcoming photographic book on investigating abandoned houses. It”s quite something, and more than worth investigating on your own if you thought these photos were interesting. You should also see his understanding of the tragic family story. It”s much more interesting than finding the money.