These 12 Houses In Alabama From The 1930s Will Open Your Eyes To A Different Time

Following the stock market crash of 1929, many people lost their jobs. This affected many Alabamians, except for those working on farms. Because of the terrible economy, most of the houses built during the 1930s were constructed solely for function. They only included as many bedrooms as necessary, a single bathroom and limited storage.

Listed below are 12 houses in Alabama from the 1930s. You’ll notice they’re all quite different in appearance.

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