It’s pics from the past of hometown, Austin Texas.

Gee Mail

Ok this is way-way-WAY off topic but thought you folks might like to see it. I thought this was a really cool post! A couple of the guys in my local car club put this together. It’s pics from the past of my adopted hometown, Austin Texas. Some neat cars, and for someone like me that moved here in 1994, it’s WILD to see the way things were. I love old pics anyway. Thought you might too!

Here is the post:

If I may, allow me to make this post of fond Austin memories-

WELCOME TO AUSTIN-

Most of us think of it as it is today, a modern large city.

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Well I thought I’d show some pics of the way it was!

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1850 629 —
1860 3,494 +455.5%
1870 4,428 +26.7%
1880 11,013 +148.7%
1890 14,575 +32.3%
1900 22,258 +52.7%
1910 29,860 +34.2%
1920…

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