These 15 Candid Photos Show What Life Was Like In Massachusetts In the 1940s

Life in Massachusetts has changed a lot over the years, but some things have stayed the same. Here are a few unstaged photos from the 1940s that show what life in the Bay State was really like almost 80 years ago.

For more glimpses into Massachusetts’ past, check out these now-and-then photos of Massachusetts to see how much it’s changed.