10/28/2013 09:45 EDT

Creepy Halloween Costumes: Vintage Photos Show How People Dressed At The Turn Of The Century

This wasn't your typical All Hallow's Eve.

Vintage photos of creepy Halloween costumes have recently surfaced and have taken the meaning of DIY to a new level.

The black-and-white pics, which date back as early as 1890, show children and adults (although it's hard to say how old the people are as most of them have covered up their heads) wearing spooky masks à la Michael Myers in "Halloween", pumpkin heads, white masks and loose sack-like outfits.

So guys, get some last-minute Halloween costume ideas from these frightening photos:

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