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Old Posted May 17, 2013, 10:20 PM
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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


National Bank of Commerce Annex - 1928


SE Corner of Main & Walker - 1928


Four Oaks Place - 1982


Williams Tower u/c - 1980's


Galleria area construction - 1980's


Pennzoil Place u/c - 1970's


Bank of America Center u/c - Early 1980's
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Old Posted May 17, 2013, 10:42 PM
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Vintage Houston Photography

Discovered a load of historic photos of Houston earlier today from the early to late 1900's. I'll start off with construction photos. Feel free to post more!

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

Downtown Houston - 1928


National Bank of Commerce Annex - 1928


SE Corner of Main & Walker - 1928


Four Oaks Place - 1983


Williams Tower - 1980's


Galleria area construction - 1980's


Pennzoil Building


Bank of America Center

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Houston snow storm, 1929



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Old Posted Jun 29, 2013, 7:26 AM
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Amazing amazing amazing!!!!! Thanks for posting these pictures!!! As someone who knows Houston I love seeing these!!!!
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Very nice.
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It's incredible, those early vintage photos could easily pass for NYC, or Philadelphia.
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Sloane is legit. The cache for photos that guy has is quite amazing.
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Old Posted Jul 25, 2013, 3:35 AM
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More from the Sloane Gallery

Galveston - 1925







La Porte - 1926








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

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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.

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