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Photos of the Past – Around Opelousas – 50+ Years Ago

Feature photo: Dietlein Home on Main Street, near Vine Street, in downtown Opelousas.
Photographs from CAROLA LILLIE HARTLEY private collection.

CAROLA LILLIE HARTLEY
Contributing Writer

Ever wonder what Opelousas was like 50 years ago? Let’s travel back in time to another decade in another century. These photos from the past give us a glimpse into the town in the late 1960s into the 1970s.  Enjoy!