June 26, 2016

Houston -- a modern city in 1912

Check Out Houston in 1912

This amazing old bird’s eye view of Houston was done in 1912. Click on it to see what you recognize of the city today. Source: Library of Congress 

View of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville & Monticello, taken from Lewis Mountain

University of Virginia in 1856

This great old print shows the University of Virginia in Charlottesville back in 1856, as seen from Lewis Mountain. Click on it for some amazing details. Source: Library of Congress