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1964 aluminized fire-protection suit
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

1964 aluminized fire-protection suit

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | January 27, 2015

Test engineer John Hand ends walk through 3,000 degree gasoline fire in demonstration of new aluminized fire protection suit. View Post»

Times' Scout Party trips to Death Valley
  • Los Angeles Times

Times’ Scout Party trips to Death Valley

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | January 23, 2015

In the 1930s and 40s, Los Angeles Times Outdoor Editor Lynn J. Rogers wrote the "Scout Party" travelogue column on day trips around Southern California. Death Valley was one of his favorite locations. View Post»

Newport Beach high tide
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

Newport Beach high tide

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | January 22, 2015

Christopher, 5, in bow, and Brandon Lisk, 14, paddle down 20th Street near Balboa Boulevard in Newport Beach as high tides of 7.7 feet made Newport Bay a bit larger than usual. View Post»

1979 Brown for president rock concert
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

1979 Brown for president rock concert

Posted On: 12:01 a.m. | January 21, 2015

The first of two Gov. Brown for President fund-raising rock concerts kicks off with five hours of music at the San Diego Sports Arena. View Post»

Photographer gets wet
  • Boris Yaro / Los Angeles Times

Photographer gets wet

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | January 20, 2015

Photographer gets hit by large wave during storm driven high surf hitting Southern California beaches. View Post»

Sparkling Broadway
  • Jack Carrick / Los Angeles Times

Sparkling Broadway

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | January 16, 2015

Night scene looking north on Broadway from 7th Street. View Post»

A tale of two cities' pavement
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

A tale of two cities’ pavement

Posted On: 12:55 a.m. | January 14, 2015

Pavement on West 64th Street marks border of the cities of Los Angeles and Inglewood. View Post»

Southern Pacific Railroad's Central Station
  • Photo by Bach

Southern Pacific Railroad’s Central Station

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | January 13, 2015

In 1914, Southern Pacific began construction of Central Station - located at Fifth Street and Central Avenue. View Post»

Surfer shoots the (broken) pier in Seal Beach
  • Cliff Otto / Los Angeles Times

Surfer shoots the (broken) pier in Seal Beach

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | January 12, 2015

Surfer rides wave through missing middle section of the Seal Beach Municipal Pier, washed out by a Jan. 27, 1983 storm. View Post»

Rapid fire jokes fly on Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In
  • Los Angeles Times

Rapid fire jokes fly on Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In

Posted On: 12:40 a.m. | January 9, 2015

Jokes fly at a machine gun rate on Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In. View Post»

Plane crash on roof
  • Geroge Fry / Los Angeles Times

Plane crash on roof

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | January 7, 2015

Fire stripped fuselage is all that remains of single-engine aircraft that crashed into a Compton house. View Post»

Ghost singer for the stars
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Ghost singer for the stars

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | January 6, 2015

Marni Nixon is a singing ghost whose voice is used for stars in movies. View Post»

Pacific Coast Highway closed by landslide - again
  • Bob Potwin / Los Angeles Times

Pacific Coast Highway closed by landslide – again

Posted On: 10:34 p.m. | January 2, 2015

This is one never-ending Southern California story. A landslide closes Pacific Coast Highway. View Post»

Kicked off the island
  • Maxine Reams / Los Angeles Times

Kicked off the island

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | January 2, 2015

Harry turns back alligator from Spider Monkey Island at Lion Country Safari. View Post»

Diving catch in the 1960 Rose Bowl
  • Harry Chase / Los Angeles Times

Diving catch in the 1960 Rose Bowl

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | December 30, 2014

Washington's Lee Folkins makes a diving catch in the endzone giving the Huskies a 24-8 halftime lead over Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl game. View Post»

1935 Rose Parade – 'Golden Legends'
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1935 Rose Parade – ‘Golden Legends’

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | December 29, 2014

The 1935 Tournament of Roses parade with the theme 'Golden Legends.' View Post»


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