These 11 Photos Of Connecticut In The 1950s Are Mesmerizing

Everything changes, but these photos from 1950s Connecticut are hard to believe. Our little state’s position in the world sure has changed! But there was once a simpler time, before parkways and phrases like “commuter state.” One of the original colonies, Connecticut was ahead of the curve and was once a manufacturing empire. In fact, they made a whole educational short film about it. Here are some highlights:

Watch the full video here to see 1950s Connecticut in full swing!

1950s Connecticut sure was different! For more nostalgia, check out this footage of the forgotten Savin Rock Amusement Park.