What Did Tysons Look Like in the 1960s and 1970s?

Tysons Corner Center sign in 1969

After our great post the other day on the origin of Tysons’ name, we went digging around the Internet to find some old photos of Tysons Corner.

Check out what we found and click on the images for a larger version.

Tysons Corner from the air in 1977

Tysons Corner from the air in 1977
Tysons Corner from the air in 1977

Tysons Corner parking lot in 1969

Tysons Corner parking lot in 1969
Tysons Corner parking lot in 1969

Tysons Corner Center sign in 1969

Tysons Corner Center sign in 1969
Tysons Corner Center sign in 1969

1988 photo of Bloomingdale’s

1988 photo of Bloomingdale's
1988 photo of Bloomingdale’s

1986 aerial view of Tysons

1986 aerial view of Tysons
1986 aerial view of Tysons

Aerial view of Tysons in 1967

aerial view of Tysons in 1967
aerial view of Tysons in 1967

Aerial view of Tysons in 1977

aerial view of Tysons in 1977
aerial view of Tysons in 1977

1950s photo of intersection of routes 7 and 123

1950s photo of intersection of routes 7 and 123
1950s photo of intersection of routes 7 and 123

Route 123 from Lewinsville to Tysons in 1940s

Route 123 from Lewinsville to Tysons in 1940s
Route 123 from Lewinsville to Tysons in 1940s

Woodward & Lothrop at Tysons Corner Center

Woodward & Lothrop at Tysons Corner Center, Tysons Corner VA 1984
Woodward & Lothrop at Tysons Corner Center, Tysons Corner VA 1984

Sources: Boris Feldblyum Architectural Photography, Malls of America, Washington Business Journal

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