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1960 opening of Nature's Wonderland at Disneyland
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1960 opening of Nature’s Wonderland at Disneyland

Posted On: 12:34 a.m. | March 23, 2015

Walt Disney and his granddaughter Tammy Miller, 3, ride pack mules at opening of Disneyland's Nature Wonderland. View Post»

Angels 'sunk' at Dodger Stadium
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Angels ‘sunk’ at Dodger Stadium

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | March 20, 2015

Los Angeles Angels batboy Roger Hailey swims through team dugout retrieving equipment after heavy rain flooded Dodger Stadium. View Post»

1970 horseshoeing class
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1970 horseshoeing class

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | March 18, 2015

High school students from around Sacramento County take a horseshoeing class. View Post»

Japanese American internment: Pomona Assembly Center
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Japanese American internment: Pomona Assembly Center

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | March 17, 2015

Japanese internment assembly center in Pomona opens in May, 1942. View Post»

1941 camera and radio confiscation
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1941 camera and radio confiscation

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | March 16, 2015

In late December, 1941, the Federal Government required that all Japanese, German and Italian nationals on the Pacific Coast turn in all cameras and shortwave radio equipment. View Post»

Los Angeles Marathon's first years
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Los Angeles Marathon’s first years

Posted On: 9:04 p.m. | March 12, 2015

Images from early Los Angeles Marathons. View Post»

V.J. Day parade on Broadway
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V.J. Day parade on Broadway

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | March 11, 2015

After hearing of Japan's unconditional surrender ending World War II, an impromptu parade quickly formed at Fourth and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles. View Post»

More cars, pools
  • Colin Crawford / Los Angeles Times

More cars, pools

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | March 10, 2015

Images of vehicles in swimming pools. View Post»

Los Angeles protests in support of Selma marchers
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Los Angeles protests in support of Selma marchers

Posted On: 12:30 p.m. | March 8, 2015

Following the March 7, 1965, beating of civil rights marchers in Selma by Alabama state troopers, protests broke out all over the United States. In Los Angeles protestors gathered at the Federal Building demanding Federal intervention to protect the marchers in Alabama. Over the next few days, over 100 demonstrators were arrested. View Post»

Civil rights protests at 1960 Democratic Convention
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Civil rights protests at 1960 Democratic Convention

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | March 6, 2015

Rev. Maurice A. Dawkins engages in a 24-hour period of prayer and fasting outside of the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena during the Democratic National Convention. Dawkins and protestors were advocating a civil rights platform. View Post»

Romantic Spring fashion
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Romantic Spring fashion

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | March 4, 2015

A mother and daughter pose for a fashion image published in the March 17, 1964 Los Angeles Times. View Post»

Polio vaccinations
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Polio vaccinations

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | February 28, 2015

After extensive testing in 1954, Dr. Jonas Salk's polio vaccine was licensed for human use on April 12, 1955. View Post»

Frankie needs a smoke
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Frankie needs a smoke

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

New arrivals at Griffith Park Zoo are too upsetting to Frankie, the monkey. View Post»

Leonard Nimoy, film director
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Leonard Nimoy, film director

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | February 25, 2015

Director Leonard Nimoy at work editing "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home." View Post»

1975 sinking of Carib Star
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1975 sinking of Carib Star

Posted On: 12:26 a.m. | February 24, 2015

An engine room explosion causes the 147-foot Catalina excursion vessel Carib Star to begin sinking at its dock in San Pedro. View Post»

It's Oscar Time! 2015
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

It’s Oscar Time! 2015

Posted On: 10:00 p.m. | February 21, 2015

It's the annual From the Archives look at the Oscars. View Post»


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