Time marches on. But it's nice to remember the past. From gaily decorated downtown streets to our iconic San Jacinto Plaza to the Chelmont Christmas tree, here are 10 archival photographs of El Paso's Christmas Past.




 

CHRISTMAS IN EL PASO, 1959

Posted by El Paso County Historical Commission on Saturday, December 5, 2015

 

San Jacinto Plaza at Christmas in the 1960's, photo courtesy of the El Paso Times archives

Posted by Lost El Paso on Tuesday, December 15, 2015

 

San Jacinto Plaza, 1954.

Posted by El Paso History on Thursday, December 19, 2013

 

 

Thanks to Ray Duenas and Chris Babcock fro letting me know that this is not the Chevron refinery but the Toro plant on Paisano.

Posted by El Paso History on Monday, December 23, 2013