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Out for a stroll
  • Ken Hively / Los Angeles Times

Out for a stroll

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | September 23, 2016

The overhanging branches of aging trees arch a pathway along Santa Monica Blvd. making a pleasant place for a stroll. View Post»

1965 color TV repairmen shortage
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

1965 color TV repairmen shortage

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | September 22, 2016

Carl Duffy, lower right, president of Service Corp. of America, with company technicians working on color television sets. View Post»

1984 Tent City for the homeless
  • Ken Lubas / Los Angeles Times

1984 Tent City for the homeless

Posted On: 12:32 a.m. | September 21, 2016

A temporary homeless shelter, nicknamed Tent City, opened in 1984 across from Los Angeles City Hall. View Post»

First Lady Hillary Clinton delivers loan
  • Richard Derk / Los Angeles Times

First Lady Hillary Clinton delivers loan

Posted On: 12:48 a.m. | September 20, 2016

First Lady Hillary Clinton, left, during a tour of Devon Industries in Chatsworth. View Post»

Camouflaged surfers
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

Camouflaged surfers

Posted On: 12:08 a.m. | September 16, 2016

Real-life surfers fresh out of the water blend in with mural on sea wall near Pacific Coast Highway and 17th Street in Huntington Beach. View Post»

Dodgers win 1959 World Series
  • Associated Press

Dodgers win 1959 World Series

Posted On: 9:31 p.m. | September 14, 2016

In the 1959 World Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago White Sox in six games. View Post»

Know Your City No. 29 – Lake at Hollenbeck Park
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City No. 29 – Lake at Hollenbeck Park

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | September 14, 2016

Image of the lake at Hollenbeck Park is used in the 1955-56 Know Your City photography series. View Post»

Jackie Slater makes a tackle — and then another
  • Andy Hayt / Los Angeles Times

Jackie Slater makes a tackle — and then another

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | September 13, 2016

Los Angeles Rams offensive right tackle Jackie Slater makes unorthodox tackle as he brings down New York Giants linebacker Brian Kelley. View Post»

Following the white line
  • Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

Following the white line

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | September 9, 2016

A solitary cyclist pedals through late-afternoon shadows. View Post»

Leonard Nimoy in 1952
  • Gordon Wallace / Los Angeles Times

Leonard Nimoy in 1952

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | September 8, 2016

Feb. 17, 1952: Portrait of actor Leonard Nimoy and actress Mona Knox. Legally considered a minor at age 20, Leonard Nimoy needed court approval to sign a movie contract. Assigned to get a portrait of Nimoy, staff photographer Gordon Wallace needed to make it interesting. Under the headline "It Takes a Pretty Miss to Score With Lensman," a story in the next day's Los Angeles Times... View Post»

'Star Trek: The Next Generation' announced
  • Ken Lubas / Los Angeles Times

‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ announced

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | September 7, 2016

Portrait of Gene Roddenberry, creator of Star Trek, with image of the starship Enterprise. View Post»

1966 interview with William Shatner
  • Nelson Tiffany / Los Angeles Times

1966 interview with William Shatner

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | September 6, 2016

A 1966 William Shatner interview with Los Angeles Times staff writer Kevin Thomas. View Post»

Rams carry Bob Hope after winning Champions vs. MS fundraiser
  • Lou Mack / Los Angeles Times

Rams carry Bob Hope after winning Champions vs. MS fundraiser

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | September 2, 2016

Members of the Los Angeles Rams carry Bob Hope during Multiple Sclerosis Society Benefit dinner. View Post»

Gen. Omar Bradley views Torrance parade
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

Gen. Omar Bradley views Torrance parade

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | September 1, 2016

U.S. Army Gen. Omar N. Bradley, right, reviews troops at annual Armed Forces Day parade on Torrance Blvd., in Torrance. View Post»

In Inglewood, antiaircraft guns by a drive-in theater
  • Los Angeles Times

In Inglewood, antiaircraft guns by a drive-in theater

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | August 31, 2016

Antiaircraft guns of the 77th AAA Gun Battalion in Inglewood lie in the shadow of a drive-in movie theater and Hollywood race track, left. View Post»

Voice actor Casey Kasem
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Voice actor Casey Kasem

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | August 30, 2016

Charles H. Stern, whose agency specializes in providing talent for TV and radio commercials, monitors tape recorder as actor-announcer Casey Kasem makes audition tape. View Post»


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