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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»

Pearl Harbor hero speaks at Victory House
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Pearl Harbor hero speaks at Victory House

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | December 6, 2013

During War Hero's Day at Victory House in Pershing Square, Gunners Mate Mel Van Keuren addresses the crowd. Van Keuren is credited with downing the first Japanese bomber at Pearl Harbor. View Post»

Homecoming for Van Halen
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Homecoming for Van Halen

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | December 5, 2013

David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen of rock band Van Halen celebrate their return to Southern California at the Long Beach Arena. View Post»

Lost golf ball
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Lost golf ball

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | December 4, 2013

Golfer looks for his ball after his drive sliced onto the practice range. View Post»

Race restrictions cost Native Americans their home
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Race restrictions cost Native Americans their home

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | December 3, 2013

Because Mrs. Isabel Crocker, shown in her gift shop, is three-quarter American Indian, she and family must vacate their West Hollywood home, says court, owing to non-Caucasian deed restriction. View Post»

San Gabriel River bridge washed out by 1921 storm
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San Gabriel River bridge washed out by 1921 storm

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | December 2, 2013

New bridge over the San Gabriel River in El Monte is washed out following rain storm. View Post»

Previous Hollywood Christmas Parades [updated]
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Previous Hollywood Christmas Parades [updated]

Posted On: 12:35 a.m. | November 29, 2013

A From the Archive photo gallery of previous Hollywood Christmas Parade images. View Post»

Audience photographed with Infrared light
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Audience photographed with Infrared light

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 26, 2013

UCLA photo taken with infra-red light show various audience reactions to a comedy film. View Post»

Two murderer portraits
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Two murderer portraits

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | November 25, 2013

Two jail portraits, both by Paul Calvert, show different placement of single light source. View Post»

Los Angeles Times coverage of Pres. Kennedy assassination
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Los Angeles Times coverage of Pres. Kennedy assassination

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | November 22, 2013

How the 1963 Los Angeles Times covered the President Kennedy assassination. View Post»

President Kennedy visits Burroughs High School prom
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

President Kennedy visits Burroughs High School prom

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | November 20, 2013

President John Kennedy visits the Grand Ballroom at the Beverly Hilton where graduating seniors from John Burroughs High School were holding prom. View Post»

1943 wire dispatch on John Kennedy and PT 109
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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
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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]
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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»


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