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1943 wire dispatch on John Kennedy and PT 109
  • U.S. National Archives / Naval History and Heritage

1943 wire dispatch on John Kennedy and PT 109

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | November 19, 2013

Lieut. John F. Kennedy, right, and members of the crew of PT109 pose for photographer. View Post»

The Vincent Thomas Bridge turns 50
  • Alan Hagman / Los Angeles Times

The Vincent Thomas Bridge turns 50

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | November 14, 2013

The Vincent Thomas Bridge opened to traffic on Nov. 15, 1963. View Post»

1971 film class for kids
  • Mary Frampton / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1971 film class for kids

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | November 13, 2013

David Almada, 8, focuses movie camera as teacher Lauren Dreiband helps Sandra Morales, 9, in cinema class at Junior Arts Center, Barnsdall Park. Children are third-graders from Rowan Avenue School. View Post»

Los Angeles Times' images of President Kennedy [updated]
  • Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times’ images of President Kennedy [updated]

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | November 12, 2013

This photo gallery consists of images taken by Los Angeles Times photographers of Pres. John Kennedy during his many visits to Southern California. View Post»

The fall of the Berlin Wall

The fall of the Berlin Wall

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | November 9, 2013

After 40 years of Cold War tensions, no one expected the quick 1989 collapse of Eastern European communist governments. View Post»

1944 CHP vehicle inspection stop
  • Al Humphreys / Los Angeles Times

1944 CHP vehicle inspection stop

Posted On: 12:35 a.m. | November 8, 2013

California Highway Patrol officers check cars funneled into "stationary" traffic block on Western Ave. south of Sunset Blvd. View Post»

Fans check out the 1973 Rams
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Fans check out the 1973 Rams

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | November 7, 2013

The fence surrounding the Los Angeles Rams training camp at Cal State Fullerton is a popular gathering place for kids of all ages. View Post»

Dedication of Western Air Express terminal
  • George Watson / Watson Family Archive

Dedication of Western Air Express terminal

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | November 6, 2013

The Fanchon and Marco chorus girls dance atop a new Fokker F-32 aircraft during dedication ceremonies of Western Air Express's new terminal at Alhambra Field. View Post»

1954 freeway traffic survey
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

1954 freeway traffic survey

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | November 4, 2013

Hollywood Freeway at Silver Lake overpass was filled with cars late afternoon while Temple St. was practically deserted. View Post»

Stolen Ferrari found buried in backyard
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Stolen Ferrari found buried in backyard

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | November 1, 2013

A buried Ferrari, stolen in 1974, is dug up from a backyard on W. 119th Street, still in good condition. View Post»

The fathers of the Los Angeles Aqueduct
  • Department of Water and Power Photo Archive

The fathers of the Los Angeles Aqueduct

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | October 29, 2013

Los Angeles Aqueduct engineers meet to compare notes, from left: Joseph B. Lippincott, Fred Eaton and William Mulholland. View Post»

L.A. Aqueduct: The origins of a 100-year story
  • Los Angeles Times

L.A. Aqueduct: The origins of a 100-year story

Posted On: 12:00 p.m. | October 28, 2013

“It’s a long straw from here to Los Angeles, for being 100 years old, it’s still in pretty good shape.” DWP water systems manager Marty Adams View Post»

1905 L.A. water board announces aqueduct project
  • Department of Water and Power

1905 L.A. water board announces aqueduct project

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | October 28, 2013

The Los Angeles Water Board announces the securing of water from the Owens River in Inyo County and construction of an aqueduct. Members of the the Los Angeles Water Board from left: J. J. Fay, J. M. Elliott, M. H. Sherman, William Mead and Fred L. Baker. View Post»

'Lou Grant's' Animal covers protest
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times

‘Lou Grant’s’ Animal covers protest

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | October 25, 2013

Actor Daryl Anderson, with camera left of center, covers demonstration by over 1,000 protesting the cancellation of "Lou Grant" television series. Anderson portrayed the photojournalist Dennis "Animal" Price on the popular series. View Post»

1916 orange crop report
  • library file photo / Brown / Riverside, Cal.

1916 orange crop report

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | October 24, 2013

Riverside County orange packing house near Redlands with room for 250 workers. View Post»

Table tennis marathon
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Table tennis marathon

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 23, 2013

Surrounded by friends and fraternity brothers, Thayer Holbrook, 19-year-old University of Southern California freshman cools his feet after playing table tennis for 50 hours at Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity house. View Post»


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