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Amnesty law passed -- and the lawn still got mowed
  • Don Tormey / Los Angeles Times

Amnesty law passed — and the lawn still got mowed

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | October 18, 2016

A trio of landscape maintenance workers mow a large greenbelt area of LaBarca Street in Mission Viejo. View Post»

1960 tour of Vandenberg Air Force Base
  • R. L. Oliver / Los Angeles Times

1960 tour of Vandenberg Air Force Base

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 14, 2016

February 1960 media tour of Vandenberg Air Force Base. View Post»

Ray Charles performs with Pacific Symphony
  • Don Tormey / Los Angeles Times

Ray Charles performs with Pacific Symphony

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | October 13, 2016

R&B singer Ray Charles with the Pacific Symphony at the Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa. View Post»

Former Hurricane Doreen closes Interstate 8
  • MIchael Mally / Los Angeles Times

Former Hurricane Doreen closes Interstate 8

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | October 12, 2016

Aug. 17, 1977: Interstate 8 is littered with rocks and other debris near Ocotillo, Calif., after heavy rain from the remnants of Hurricane Doreen.  Staff photographer Michael Mally covered the storm damage in the Imperial Valley. The first three photos in the above gallery appeared in the Aug. 18, 1977, Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times staff writer John Kendall reported in the Aug.... View Post»

1978 antique car auction
  • Bill Varie / Los Angeles Times

1978 antique car auction

Posted On: 12:06 a.m. | October 11, 2016

Sixty cars from Harrah’s Automobile Collection sold in auction held in Reno, Nevada. View Post»

Poet in the classroom
  • Mary Frampton / Los Angeles Times

Poet in the classroom

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | October 7, 2016

Poet-in-residence Myra Cohn Livingston chats with third grade students at Beverly Vista Elementary School. View Post»

Know Your City no. 33 - Shrine Auditorium
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City no. 33 – Shrine Auditorium

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | October 6, 2016

Ray Graham image of the exterior of Shrine Auditorium used in the 1955-56 Know Your City photography series. View Post»

Rambling along on Winnetka Avenue
  • Joel Lugavere / Los Angeles Times

Rambling along on Winnetka Avenue

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | October 5, 2016

Allen "Big Al" Kelman, 39, of Canoga Park, drives his 1902 Rambler down Winnetka Avenue in the San Fernando Valley. View Post»

Clintons' 1992 Presidential campaign
  • Larry Davis / Los Angeles Times

Clintons’ 1992 Presidential campaign

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | October 4, 2016

Los Angeles Times images from Bill Clinton's successful 1992 Presidential campaign. View Post»

Barbra Streisand borrows telephoto lens during Bee Gees concert
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

Barbra Streisand borrows telephoto lens during Bee Gees concert

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

Actress Barbara Streisand borrows a telephoto lens for a closeup look during a Bee Gees concert at Dodger Stadium. View Post»

Know Your City: No. 57 – Los Angeles Elks Lodge
  • Los Angeles Times

Know Your City: No. 57 – Los Angeles Elks Lodge

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | September 29, 2016

Exterior of the Los Angeles Elks Club 99 on Park View Street. View Post»

1973 Ram fans pass the football balloon
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

1973 Ram fans pass the football balloon

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | September 28, 2016

Ram fans at the Coliseum got into the football act with a large balloon. View Post»

Justiceville is closed
  • Ken Lubas / Los Angeles Times

Justiceville is closed

Posted On: 12:24 a.m. | September 27, 2016

Los Angeles homeless encampment known as Justiceville is closed. View Post»

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»


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