These 10 Photos of Washington DC In The 1970s Are Mesmerizing

They say a picture is worth a thousand words and these photos definitely have a lot to say about a fascinating decade in our country’s history. The world moves quickly but it’s important to look back on our past and remember what we have been through. These photos show how much has changed since the 1970s and also, how much it has stayed the same. Enjoy the best vintage photos of Washington DC from the 1970s.

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If you love DC history, have a look at this rare footage that shows Washington DC like you’ve never seen it before.