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Old 01-15-2009, 09:07 PM
 
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I thought people might enjoy seeing some old photos of Charlotte. There is a large collection of similiar photos at the main library website.

1880's uptown Charlotte



turn of the century Tryon St.



1880's uptown square


1920's uptown


1950's uptown square
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Old 01-15-2009, 10:08 PM
 
Location: Up above the world so high!
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LOVE these pics! Thanks for posting
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Old 01-15-2009, 11:30 PM
 
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I wish the buildings in the second picture still existed.
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Old 01-16-2009, 06:58 AM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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Great pictures - thanks for posting these! I love that photo from the 50s... it paints an idyllic picture.
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Old 01-16-2009, 07:29 AM
 
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Love those old pics... thanks!
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Old 01-16-2009, 08:15 AM
 
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Love the 1920's photo. I wish they kept it that way.
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Old 01-16-2009, 09:25 AM
 
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I collect old postcards, here are a few, Enjoy!



Spirit Square



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Old 01-16-2009, 09:28 AM
 
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Still standing corner of Kings and Elizabeth




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Old 01-16-2009, 09:31 AM
 
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Old 01-16-2009, 09:33 AM
 
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