Here Are The Oldest Photos Ever Taken In South Carolina And They’re Incredible

Thanks to a few diligent folks and organizations in the Palmetto State, there’s a hearty historical digital archive of images documenting the history of our great state. We spent the better part of the afternoon combing through the files to discover some of the most amazing early photos taken in South Carolina. Take a look:

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What did you think about these photos? Who else would love to see the return of cable cars for public transportation? We’d love to hear your reactions to these shots. Does anything look familiar?

For more photos from the past, check out these 21 striking South Carolina photos taken during the Great Depression.