Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 20, 2017
July 3, 1987: Homeless man is evicted from homeless encampment.
The original combined caption for these two photos in the July 4, 1987 Los Angeles Times reported:
Man carries his belongings and another leads out dog from homeless encampment under Hollywood Boulevard overpass of Hollywood Freeway. California Highway Patrol officer, acting on complaints, moved out six people and their... View Post»
Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | January 19, 2017
W.T. Price, left, traffic manager of Union Pacific Railroad, and C.R. Stewart, station agent, watch workmen replace sign "Hynes" with new sign "Paramount" as community takes on new name. View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 18, 2017
At The Garret coffee house, a folk song sung by Joseph O’Hara, 20, enthralls Laurie Burke, 16, center, and Mike Starr 17. View Post»
Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | January 17, 2017
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power snow surveys in Eastern Sierras. View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 12, 2017
Snow on the Grapevine can be a very photogenic scene, but also often brings dangerous driving conditions on Interstate 5. View Post»
Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | January 11, 2017
May 13, 1965: Shown is a model of a nuclear power plant proposed for the Malibu coast at Corral Canyon.
The model for a proposed nuclear power plant near Malibu shows the surrounding area, including a golf course projected to be developed by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. This photo appeared in the June 21, 1965, edition of the Los Angeles Times.
The plant, first proposed... View Post»
Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | January 10, 2017
Cannon sitting in front of entrance to the United States Naval and Marine Corps Reserve Training Center located in Chavez Ravine. View Post»
Posted On: 8:55 a.m. | January 8, 2017
A painting of a running nude woman above Malibu Canyon Road became known as the “Pink Lady.” View Post»
Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | January 6, 2017
Thanks to ice machines, a family has a white Christmas. View Post»
Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | January 5, 2017
A dangerous boulder on Malibu cliff becomes a John Wayne sculpture. View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 4, 2017
Scene on Spring St. steps to Los Angeles City Hall as homeless watch as group photo taken. View Post»
Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | January 3, 2017
Photo of the patio of the Robert Freeman College Union at Occidental College used in the 1955-56 Know Your City photography series. View Post»
Posted On: 12:58 a.m. | December 29, 2016
In a Dec. 1941, photo illustration, helmet wearing Charles Don O'Day is posed crashing through a poster. This image, made after the Pearl Harbor attack, appeared in the Jan. 1, 1942, Los Angeles Times with the caption:
Let Me At ’Em — ’T was a pugnacious Kid New Year who crashed the calendar last night in person of Charles Don O’ Day symbolizing a new year of all-out war.
Here are... View Post»
Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | December 28, 2016
Celebrating the New Year in Los Angeles. View Post»
Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | December 27, 2016
Dec. 31, 1986: Vacationing students reach for calendar pages that were thrown from a building on Wilshire; some believe it brings good luck to catch the page with your birthday on it.
For years, downtown Los Angeles office workers tossed their desk calendars out the window. The unofficial New Year calendar toss occurred around noon on the last work day of the year.
Here are three... View Post»
Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | December 24, 2016
Holiday shoppers watch animated Christmas display View Post»