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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»

Laguna's official greeter, Eiler Larsen, turns 80 loud and strong
  • Vince Sterano / Los Angeles Times

Laguna’s official greeter, Eiler Larsen, turns 80 loud and strong

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | August 26, 2016

Celebrating his 80th birthday, Filer Larsen wave to tourists in Laguna Beach. View Post»

Rams front four on bikes
  • Bill Varie / Los Angeles Times

Rams front four on bikes

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | August 25, 2016

August 1970: Members of the Los Angeles Rams' defensive front four get in shape by pedaling around the track at the team’s Cal State Fullerton training camp. From left: Coy Bacon, Diron Talbert, David "Deacon" Jones and Merlin Olsen. This photo by staff photographer Bill Varie appeared in the Aug. 11, 1970, Los Angeles Times. Jones and Olsen had climbed aboard a motorcycle with fellow... View Post»

The Smiths of Westminster win the lottery
  • Don Tormey / Los Angeles Times

The Smiths of Westminster win the lottery

Posted On: 12:34 a.m. | August 24, 2016

Ron Smith, one-third winner of a $60-million Lotto jackpot, is all smiles as he leaves in a limo for a Los Angeles press conference. View Post»

Two versions of a double knockdown
  • Art Rogers/Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times

Two versions of a double knockdown

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | August 23, 2016

Two images of the same double knockdown in a Golden Gloves bout taken simultaneously by staff photographers Art Rogers, left, and Larry Sharkey, right. View Post»

Writer Jackie Collins digs up the dirt
  • Tony Barnard / Los Angeles Times

Writer Jackie Collins digs up the dirt

Posted On: 12:26 a.m. | August 19, 2016

Portrait of author Jackie Collins in her Beverly Hills home. View Post»

Ft. Moore memorial pays tribute to Los Angeles' pioneers
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

Ft. Moore memorial pays tribute to Los Angeles’ pioneers

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

Photo gallery of the Ft. Moore Pioneer Memorial on Hill St. in downtown Los Angeles. View Post»


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