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February 6, 2020

44 Fascinating Color Photos Capture Street Scenes of Spain in the 1950s

These fascinating color photos from gbfernie5 were taken by unknown tourists that show street scenes of Spain from the late 1940s and into the 1950s.

Andalusia. North-easterly view from near 101 Calle Camino de Malaga, Colmenar, Province of Málaga

Barcelona. An Artisan and his Two Cats, La Manuel Alpargatera Shop, Poble Espanyol

Barcelona. Bridge of Sighs (Pont dels Sospirs), Carrer Bisbe, Gothic Quarter

Barcelona. Calle de Caballeros, Poble Espanyol

Barcelona. Spanish Soldier at Right, Port of Barcelona

Barcelona. The Bull Ring

Bay of Biscay. San Sebastian

Bay of Biscay. View from a hotel room of San Sebastian

Cádiz. Calle Obispo Urquinaona‎

Catalonia. Tossa de Mar, Costa Brava

Gran Hotel

Madrid. Banco Hispano Americano Building, Plaza de Canalejas

Madrid. Changing of the Guard, Plaza de la Armería

Madrid. Cybele Palace (the City Hall) and Cybeles Fountain

Madrid. El Escorial viewed from Felipe II Hotel, San Lorenzo De El Escorial

Madrid. Plaza de Cibeles and Cybeles Fountain

Madrid. Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas

Madrid. Plaza Mayor

Madrid. Prado Museum

Majorca. At the Southern end of Carrer de Jaume II, Palma

Majorca. On Plaça de la Reina looking at the steps leading to the Palacio Real de La Almudaina, Palma

Majorca. On the Beach at Palma

Majorca. Traditional Dancing at the Palma Yacht Club, Palma

Majorca. Traditional Dancing at the Palma Yacht Club, Palma

Majorca

Majorca

Segovia. Statue of Juan Bravo (erected in 1921), Plaza de San Martín

Seville. Las Cadenas, Barrio de Santa Cruz

Seville. Torre del Oro (Tower of Gold)

Seville. View from the Giralda Tower at the Seville Cathedral, known as the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See (Catedral de Santa María de la Sede)

Seville. View from the Giralda Tower at the Seville Cathedral, known as the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See (Catedral de Santa María de la Sede)

Toledo. Artesania Toledana Shop

Toledo. Looking down Calle Sta. Isabel towards the Toledo Cathedral (Santa Iglesia Catedral Primada de Toledo)

Toledo. Souvenir Sellers

Toledo. Souvenir Sellers

Toledo. Tagus River

Toledo. The Rainbow

Valencia. Plaça de l'Ajuntament

Valencia. Plaça de l'Ajuntament

Boy on Donkey

Spanish Mechanic

Woman and her Donkey, and Cave Houses, between Madrid and Granada

Alcazar Gate in the Walls of Avila

Near the Alcazar Gate in the Walls of Avila




1 comment:

  1. Wow...it used to be clean!
    Don't know what happened, but it is a 3rd world shithole now.

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