This Rare Footage In The 1940s Shows Southern California Like You’ve Never Seen Before

If you like looking at vintage photos of Southern California, you’re going to fall in love with what we have in store for you today. We’ve located rare footage of Los Angeles in the late 1940s that will mesmerize you.

This vintage video will take you on a tour of the sights and sounds of Los Angeles exactly as it looked during that era. Not only is the video a blast to see, but the original narration recorded from the ’40s is fun to listen to. Life sure seemed so sweet and simple back then. Take a look at this footage and you’ll see what I mean.

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Isn’t this video of Los Angeles a trip back in time? Do you recognize any of the locations? Let us know in the comments what you think of this rare footage. We’d love to know if you’d like to see more of these old SoCal tours.