If you haven't already noticed, I like to collect old postcards and photos of my hometown which date to the time when my home was built. I really like to see how much things have changed. Anyway, here are just a few images I really like.
This one is a shot of the downtown shopping area, circa 1957-58:
This one is of the Pay Less drugstore (downtown). I remember going there as a child. It was there until only a few years ago:
This is a photo of Washington Water Power Company. This building still stands today (built around 1912):
This is a postcard from around 1958 depicting an artist's rendition of the skyline:
This is an aerial shot of the downtown area, circa 1959-60:
This is a photo of the beautiful St. John's Cathedral, circa 1960: