Downtown Valdosta, 1970s

Downtown Valdosta looking north, 1970s

This photo from the 1970s shows a complete view of downtown and shows how much the city had grown over the years. In the center of the picture the current Bank of America office downtown can be seen under construction. Near the top of the photo Sunset Hill Cemetery, Valdosta State University (then Valdosta State College), and the old Valdosta High School on Williams Street can be seen.