This Is What Alabama Looked Like 100 Years Ago…It May Surprise You!

Without a doubt, Alabama has changed greatly over the past 100 years. It’s quite amazing once you sit back and think about it.

These 15 historical photos, which were captured 100+ years ago, are proof that Alabama has come a really long way since its beginning in 1819:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Alabama’s history is quite amazing, don’t you think? Did anything in these photos surprise you about Alabama’s past? Let us know your thoughts below!