Photos: Go back 50 years to peek inside the 1968 Emmy Awards

The 2018 Emmys have come to an end, settling into its permanent home in TV history. And what a history it is!

We took a look back through the photo archives to revisit the Emmy Awards of 50 years ago -- back when "Amazon" was a jungle, not an online shopping mall that somehow also produces the year's best comedy series.

Yes, the Emmys of 1968 were a very different scene: Every single nomination came from CBS, ABC or NBC, and statues went home with long-gone stars like Lucille Ball and Don Adams. But the glitz, glamour and magic of Hollywood was all the same. Take a look:

Inside the 1968 Emmy Awards
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Inside the 1968 Emmy Awards
1968: American actor Lucille Ball sits at a dinner table with her second husband Gary Morton (L) during the Emmy Awards after-party, Los Angeles, California. She wears a long feather boa, and holds a cigarette. (Photo by Max B. Miller/Fotos International/Getty Images)
American film director John Derek (1926 - 1998) and his wife Linda Evans sit at a table during the Emmy Awards ceremonies, May 1968. (Photo by Frank Edwards/Fotos International/Getty Images)
Actors Greg Morris (left) and Martin Landau sitting with actress Barbara Bain as she holds on to her award for the show 'Mission: Impossible', at the Emmy Awards, circa 1968. (Photo Bob Grant/Archive Photos/Getty Images)
20TH ANNUAL PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS -- Aired 05/19/1968 -- Pictured: (l) Actor Fred Rogers aka Mr. Rogers (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
20TH ANNUAL PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS -- Aired 05/19/1968 -- Pictured: (l-r) Actors Elizabeth Montgomery and Jackie Cooper (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actor Art Carney attends 20th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on May 19, 1968 at the Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Joey Heatherton and Lloyd Bridges during Joey Heatherton, Maureen Stapleton and Lloyd Bridges sighted at the Emmy Awards - September 1, 1968 at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
(Original Caption) 5/19/1968-Hollywood, CA-Three top individual winners at the Emmy awards are (L-R): Don Adams (comedy), Lucille Ball (Comedy) and Bill Cosby (Drama series). All three received their awards for outstanding performance in a series leading role.
LOS ANGELES,CA - MAY 19,1968: Comedian Pat Paulsen attends the 20th Prime time Emmy Award at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

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