One thing about Lafayette is that there is history around every corner. Whether it's a historic neighborhood or family with generational ties to the area, there is so much to learn. Facebook pages such as Lafayette Memories take readers on a trip down memory lane. The Louisiana Digital Collection is a treasure trove of historic photos and documents about the history of the state. We found these pictures to be so interesting and it's just the tip of the iceberg.

Historic Lafayette Photos You've Probably Never Seen