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These 16 Photos Of Hawaii In The 1970s Are Mesmerizing

The 1970s were a time of monumental change throughout the country, and Hawaii was no exception. Just more than a decade since Hawaii became a state, the tourism industry was booming. With more than 1.7 million visitors a year, infrastructure had to be adjusted for this influx in travelers. From major highways and cities that have since experienced exponential growth to natural wonders where it seems as though hardly a day has passed, these 16 photographs of Hawaii in the 1970s are sure to entrance you.

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Megan Shute
Megan is a freelance journalist residing near Honolulu, Hawaii. Since moving to Hawaii from the mainland two years ago, she has become obsessed with hiking, beach trips, and Kona coffee.