The more things change, the more they stay the same. Or not. Which is the point of this series. Featured on CNN, the Washington Post, Wired and DCist.

 

For over 100 years, the dominant feature of Upstate South Carolina towns was the textile mill. Most of those mills are gone now, with the rest not far behind.

 

I went to Paris and took some photos. Then I went back and took better photos. These are those photos.

 

Taken along the way.

 

Photos taken with my Polaroid cameras while exploring.