Photo Gallery

Pictures from our Past

The Largo Area Historical Society proudly displays these photos for your enjoyment and as a part of our continuing education to showcase the rich and proud history of this area. Please do not copy these photos without express written permission of the Largo Area Historical Society.  

hillsborough county map 1897

Inside of Wadford’s Grocery Store on West Bay Drive, 1942

Pinellas Fair 1954 - Copywadfords

Largo Woman’s Club Celebrating 100 Years of Loyal Service to the Largo Community

air  12  camp largo 001

Part of Camp Largo an AAF facility that used the Pinellas Fair Grounds during all of WW2.

About 3500 airman were stationed at the Camp.

1915 – 2015, Congratulations!photogallery_clip_image002

west coast garage 1914

55555 bay di menu 05-29 01West Coast Garage on West Bay Drive, about 1913

Tri City Diner   Largo

Tri City Diner at U. S. 19 & East Bay Drive, 1963


teachers army

Largo High School Teachers visit Army Camp Largo at the  Fair Grounds in 1943.


St. Pats school 7th grade 1964

66666 bay di menu 05-29 02St. Patrick School in Largo, 7th grade students, 1964

 u s post office largo fl

U. S. Post Office on West Bay Drive Largo 1962 

hillsborough county map 1897pan am gas station in largo - Copy

1897 map of Hillsborough (note spelling of Hillsboro) Until 1912 what is now Pinellas County was a part of Hillsborough County.Pinellas County Fair A

LHS Students, 1920 001 - Copy

If you have any photos of the Largo area, people or places of interest that you would like to donate, Please contact us.