West Virginia’s Major Cities Looked So Different In the 1970s. Charleston Especially.

West Virginia has changed a lot in recent decades. Take a trip back in time with these historic photos.

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Do you have any photos of West Virginia in the 1970s? We’d love to see them!

For more historic photos in West Virginia, take a look at these 12 photos from West Virginia’s mining history.