These 15 Candid Photos Show What Life Was Like In New Mexico In The 1940s

Life has certainly changed in the last 80 years. Health and technological advancements, clothing styles, and quality of living have improved in a variety of ways, mostly for the better. Here’s a look at life approximately eight decades ago and you may be surprised at how much things have changed.

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Having the opportunity to view New Mexico as our parents and grandparents did is an incredible sight, don’t you think? What kind of old photos would you like to see in future posts?

Are you looking forward to seeing more images from the past? Travel back a century to see what New Mexico itself looked like right around its statehood! View photos and read about life in the 1910s in These 11 Vintage Photos Of New Mexico From The Early 1900s Are Beyond Fascinating.

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