14 Very Rare Photos Taken During WWII In Northern California
By Jill S.|Published October 30, 2016
Jill is a freelance writer from a small Northern California town and lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains. If you have an idea for an Only In Northern California story, email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northern California looks a lot different than it did in the 1940s. Luckily for us, some rarely viewed photos of the greatest generation, the generation that fought in WWII and went on to live the American Dream, are surfacing. Whether you look at these photos and see the lives your grandparents, your parents, or even you once lived, there’s nothing like a nostalgic throwback to this pivotal time in American history.
While the war was raging over seas, here’s a look at what was happening on the home front right here in Northern California.