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Urbannizer May 17, 2013 10:20 PM

Vintage Houston Photography
 
I was looking around for potential new developments for Houston a few hours ago and stumbled upon page loaded with historic photos of Houston in the 1900's. I'll start with construction pics. Feel free to post any additional photos!

Link: https://www.facebook.com/SloaneGallery

Downtown Houston in 1928
https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.n...43265143_n.jpg

National Bank of Commerce Annex - 1928
https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...17144390_n.jpg

SE Corner of Main & Walker - 1928
https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...92066161_n.jpg

Four Oaks Place - 1982
https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...31591442_n.jpg

Williams Tower u/c - 1980's
https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.n...13860267_n.jpg

Galleria area construction - 1980's
https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.n...64559839_n.jpg

Pennzoil Place u/c - 1970's
https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.n...76519443_n.jpg

Bank of America Center u/c - Early 1980's
https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...54638979_n.jpg

JoninATX Jul 4, 2013 2:19 AM

Very nice.

RocTX Oct 9, 2013 5:11 AM

Here's one from 1977 I found on Wikipedia commons. Look at all that open space around downtown!!!

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...of_Houston.jpg

KevinFromTexas Oct 27, 2013 2:13 AM

1955.

https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.n...36799850_o.jpg
Traces of Texas - Via Facebook

RocTX Nov 7, 2013 3:57 PM

I was visiting a real estate website and came across ths one. Had to post in honor of the now-gone Astroworld and the soon-to-be demolished Dome.

http://www.2mrealty.com/images/astro..._texas_500.jpg


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