This Is What Life In Mississippi Looked Like In 1935. WOW.
Clearly, Mississippi has changed over the years, but have you ever wondered just how much? Well, here’s your chance to see for yourself. From homes of the past to churches of yesteryear, these 15 photos depict exactly what the state looked like all those years ago.
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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
It’s so interesting to revisit the past and see how far the state has come. What did you think? Have any vintage pictures of your own? Share your thoughts/photos in the comments section below.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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