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11 Famous American Sites Before They Were Famous

06/06/2014 07:00 am ET | Updated Jun 09, 2014

Ever wonder what your favorite American landmark looked like before you came along? Thanks to good ole Getty Images we've found a treasure trove of vintage pics of some of America's most famous landmarks.

Take a trip down memory lane with these dreamy black and whites...

Brooklyn Bridge, September 1872 2698744

Bourbon Street, circa 1900 459770859

Grand Central Terminal, circa 1907 3240776

Times Square (then Long Acre Square), circa 1908 3231417

Lincoln Memorial, 1920 176657912

Empire State Building, 1930 174004507

Hollywood sign, circa 1924 148263378

Golden Gate Bridge, circa 1930s 142627816

Mount Rushmore, late 1930s 142629984

Gateway Arch, undated 142620167

Disneyland, 1955 104402562

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