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L.A. Rams beat Cleveland Browns for 1951 championship
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

L.A. Rams beat Cleveland Browns for 1951 championship

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | January 7, 2014

Coach Joe Stydahar and members of the Los Angeles Rams celebrate winning the National Football League Championship 24-17 over the Cleveland Browns in game at the Coliseum. View Post»

The Eagles' 1980 concert at the Forum

The Eagles’ 1980 concert at the Forum

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | January 6, 2014

The Eagles in concert at The Forum. View Post»

Honolulu Grocery flooded twice in 1934
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Honolulu Grocery flooded twice in 1934

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | January 3, 2014

During the 1933-34 New Years Eve storm, the grocery was heavily damaged. The family rebuilt, only to be hit again by flooding. View Post»

The 1934 floods
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The 1934 floods

Posted On: 7:30 p.m. | January 1, 2014

In a now-familiar Los Angeles story, late 1933 brush fires cleared the vegetation from the hills above the Montrose-La Crescenta section of Los Angeles County. When heavy rains arrived on New Years Eve 1934, the neighborhoods were flooded and lives lost. View Post»

Woody Hayes shoves L.A. Times' Art Rogers
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Woody Hayes shoves L.A. Times’ Art Rogers

Posted On: 12:01 a.m. | December 31, 2013

Ohio State head coach Woody Hayes leaves a pregame huddle before the Rose Bowl game between USC and Ohio State. Right after this photo was taken, Hayes shoved Times photographer Art Rogers' camera into his face. View Post»

1934 Rose Parade -- 'Tales of the Seven Seas'
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1934 Rose Parade — ‘Tales of the Seven Seas’

Posted On: 8:15 a.m. | December 28, 2013

With the theme "Tales of the Seven Seas," the 45th Tournament of Roses Parade had the misfortune of occurring near the end of a terrible rain storm. View Post»

Runaway Rose Parade float
  • Dick Whittington

Runaway Rose Parade float

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | December 27, 2013

The Dr. Ross Company float won the President's trophy, but suffered a brake failure on Colorado Blvd. The runaway float, left, is swinging around the Eagle Rock float before being brought to a stop. View Post»

Bob Hope in Greenland
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Bob Hope in Greenland

Posted On: 10:47 p.m. | December 19, 2013

Los Angeles Times columnists Hedda Hopper and comedian Bob Hope entertain troops at Thule Air Force Base in Greenland, only 800 miles from North Pole. View Post»

Clogged drain floods 1926 courtroom
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Clogged drain floods 1926 courtroom

Posted On: 10:45 p.m. | December 18, 2013

Clogged drain floods courtroom. View Post»

Broadway in L.A. during the holidays
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Broadway in L.A. during the holidays

Posted On: 10:47 p.m. | December 17, 2013

Broadway during the holidays 1937-1941 View Post»

Steve McPeak crosses Vincent Thomas Bridge
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Steve McPeak crosses Vincent Thomas Bridge

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

A helicopter observes tightrope-walker Steve McPeak during his walk over the Vincent Thomas Bridge. View Post»

The 1963 Baldwin Hills Dam collapse
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

The 1963 Baldwin Hills Dam collapse

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | December 13, 2013

On Dec. 14, 1963 the Baldwin Hills Dam collapsed. Five people were killed. Sixty-five hillside houses were ripped apart, and 210 homes and apartments were damaged. View Post»

The Colorado Street Bridge is 100 years old
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The Colorado Street Bridge is 100 years old

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | December 12, 2013

The Colorado Street Bridge was opened 100 years ago - on Dec. 13, 1913. View Post»

Short celebrations following Italy's 1943 surrender
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Short celebrations following Italy’s 1943 surrender

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | December 11, 2013

Workers at Calship shipyard on Terminal Island cheer the news of Italy's surrender. Then it was back to work. View Post»

Silent film star Barbara La Marr's funeral attracts large crowd
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Silent film star Barbara La Marr’s funeral attracts large crowd

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | December 10, 2013

Thousands of fans gather outside the funeral services for actress Barbara La Marr. View Post»

Long Beach's pontoon bridge
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Long Beach’s pontoon bridge

Posted On: 12:50 a.m. | December 9, 2013

Ten thousand cars on average cross over a World War II era pontoon bridge connecting Southwest Long Beach with Terminal Island. View Post»


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