These 11 Candid Photos Show What Life Was Like In Maryland In the 1950s

Did you grow up in the 1950s in Maryland? Then prepare for a nostalgic trip down memory lane. Even if you weren’t around then, you can still imagine what life was like decades ago in the following 11 photos. So much has changed.

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The history of the Old Line State is truly fascinating. If you were alive during this time, what are your fond memories? Or what do you remember most?

For more vintage photos around Maryland, check out these old images of the C & O Canal!