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1911 trolley tracks to Van Nuys
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1911 trolley tracks to Van Nuys

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | May 9, 2014

Sightseers check out new Pacific Electric trolley line being build in the Cahuenga Pass between Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley. View Post»

Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX
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Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX

Posted On: 12:09 a.m. | May 8, 2014

Marilyn Monroe steps from Mexicana Comet Jet after arriving at Los Angeles International Airport from Mexico City. View Post»

Scorpions' feat: Fans stay on their feet
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Scorpions’ feat: Fans stay on their feet

Posted On: 1:15 a.m. | May 6, 2014

The Scorpions in concert at the Forum. View Post»

Fighting a 1966 brush fire
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Fighting a 1966 brush fire

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | May 5, 2014

Los Angeles County Fireman Earl Wyat, right, directs a water-carrying helicopter off the ground in effort to halt flames. View Post»

Union Station at 75
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Union Station at 75

Posted On: 7:28 p.m. | May 1, 2014

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, Union Station celebrates its 75th anniversary. View Post»

Ronald and Nancy Reagan in 1954
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Ronald and Nancy Reagan in 1954

Posted On: 12:35 a.m. | May 1, 2014

Ronald and Nancy Reagan pose for photographers at the 26th Academy Awards held at the RKO Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. View Post»

1928 parade on Broadway
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1928 parade on Broadway

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | April 30, 2014

Parade dedicating the new Los Angeles City Hall proceeds on Broadway in photo taken from the Los Angeles Times building. View Post»

Disneyland in 1955 and in 1988
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Disneyland in 1955 and in 1988

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | April 29, 2014

Similar aerial photos of Disneyland in 1955 and 1988. View Post»

Lionel Richie and benign rock
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Lionel Richie and benign rock

Posted On: 3:13 p.m. | April 27, 2014

Lionel Richie performing at the first of his three sold-out shows at the Forum. View Post»

Renaissance Pleasure Faire at Paramount Ranch
  • Bill Varie / Los Angeles Times

Renaissance Pleasure Faire at Paramount Ranch

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | April 25, 2014

From 1966 through 1988 the Renaissance Pleasure Faire was held at the Paramount Ranch just south of Agoura Hills. View Post»

Traffic school for Sally Long
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Traffic school for Sally Long

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | April 24, 2014

Actress Sally Long with traffic court Judge Louis P. Russill after her arrest on an outstanding warrant. View Post»

Ansel Adams' nose
  • Martha Harnett / Los Angeles Times

Ansel Adams’ nose

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | April 23, 2014

Photographer Ansel Adams laughs during interview on KABC radio with host Michael Jackson. View Post»

Tom Waits makes a life out of fooling people
  • Ellen Jaskol / Los Angeles Times

Tom Waits makes a life out of fooling people

Posted On: 12:27 a.m. | April 22, 2014

Actor Tom Waits: "It's nice not being the musician for a change." View Post»

First National Bank's computer center
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First National Bank’s computer center

Posted On: 12:27 a.m. | April 21, 2014

Security First National Bank's computer center in 1965. View Post»

USC quarterback becomes human guinea pig
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USC quarterback becomes human guinea pig

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | April 17, 2014

USC quarterback Irvine "Cotton" Warburton used as guinea pig in energy experiment. View Post»

Sting plays to the camera at the Forum

Sting plays to the camera at the Forum

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | April 16, 2014

Sting performs during the first concert of his two-night stand at the Forum in Inglewood. View Post»


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