15 Vintage Photos Of Texas That Will Have You Longing For The Good Old Days

The saying, “a picture is worth a thousand words” couldn’t hold more truth. Photographs capture the precious moments that would otherwise become distant, faded memories in the backs of our minds. The following 15 photos were taken between 1940 and 1980 in Texas, and they showcase some of our state’s most historic sites, figures, and events.

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Do you remember any of the places, people or events captured in these photos? For more vintage pictures of Texas, check out 20 Rare Photos Taken In Texas During The Great Depression.