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1943 strike removes streetcars from Broadway
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

1943 strike removes streetcars from Broadway

Posted On: 12:31 p.m. | May 17, 2015

Twenty four-hour strike removes streetcars form Broadway. View Post»

1984 Mac attack

1984 Mac attack

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | May 15, 2015

Daniel Chadwick stands atop McDonald's sign he toppled in North Hollywood. The site was involved in a legal dispute. View Post»

1940 protest at Los Angeles City Hall
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1940 protest at Los Angeles City Hall

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | May 14, 2015

More than 1000 protestors assemble on the Los Angeles City Hall steps under auspices of Workers' Alliance and Labor's Nonpartisan League, demanding "jobs, not relief." View Post»

Pinnacles National Monument
  • Martin Litton / Los Angeles Times

Pinnacles National Monument

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | May 13, 2015

April 1954: Section of the Pinnacles National Monument, left photo, where 30,000,000 years ago spewing volcanoes laid down fantastic formations. Boulders, right photo, some weighing 50,000 tons, stick between walls in Pinnacles Monument, now the Pinnacles National Park. These two photos by staff writer Martin Litton accompanied his story in the April 11, 1954 Los Angeles Times that began: ... View Post»

1975 visit with Stan Lee
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1975 visit with Stan Lee

Posted On: 6:00 a.m. | May 12, 2015

Stan Lee, publisher of Marvel Comics, largest comic firm in the nation, believes the state of his art is improving. View Post»

Solitary life suited hermit of Hardrock Gulch just fine
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Solitary life suited hermit of Hardrock Gulch just fine

Posted On: 12:26 a.m. | May 11, 2015

Christine Love, 94, hasn't paid much attention to the ways of the outside world since moving to her miner's shack in 1931. View Post»

Victory in Europe
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Victory in Europe

Posted On: 12:36 a.m. | May 4, 2015

News of Germany's surrender in World War II reaches Los Angeles. View Post»

1933 Griffith Park brush fire kills 29
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1933 Griffith Park brush fire kills 29

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | May 1, 2015

Injured from Griffith Park brush fire are helped at first aid station. Twenty-nine people were killed in the fire. View Post»

Unemployed hired to widen Griffith Park roads in 1933
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Unemployed hired to widen Griffith Park roads in 1933

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | April 30, 2015

In 1933, money from the Reconstruction Finance Corporation - a federal agency - allowed Los Angeles County to temporarily hire thousands of unemployed workers to widen roads in Griffith Park. View Post»

Sailplanes at Torrey Pines
  • Phil Bath / Los Angeles Times

Sailplanes at Torrey Pines

Posted On: 12:42 a.m. | April 28, 2015

A sailplanes soars above the ocean at Torrey Pines, near San Diego. View Post»

News vendor remembered
  • Richard Oliver / Los Angeles Times

News vendor remembered

Posted On: 10:25 a.m. | April 27, 2015

A procession carrying Peter J. Hermano's body pauses at his Hollywood and Vine newsstand. Friend, actor "Wild Bill" Tucker holds hat over heart. View Post»

Daryl Gates passes the baton
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

Daryl Gates passes the baton

Posted On: 12:50 a.m. | April 23, 2015

Police Chief Daryl F. Gates leads the LAPD concert band at Police Academy graduation ceremonies. View Post»

Son of Revolutionary War veteran interviewed in Downey
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Son of Revolutionary War veteran interviewed in Downey

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | April 22, 2015

Retired Judge Lewis Patrick Phillips, left, is interviewed by Los Angeles Times writer Burton L. Smith. View Post»

Music in Times' Globe Lobby
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Music in Times’ Globe Lobby

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

Ford Dearborn, Mich., V.F.W. Post Drum and Bugle Corps perform at the Los Angeles Times Globe Lobby. View Post»

Vice President Nixon's 1959 Disneyland visit
  • Ben Olender / Los Angeles Times

Vice President Nixon’s 1959 Disneyland visit

Posted On: 7:00 p.m. | April 18, 2015

Vice-President Richard Nixon and family visit Disneyland. View Post»

Japanese American internment: Manzanar dismantled
  • Phil Bath / Los Angeles Times

Japanese American internment: Manzanar dismantled

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 17, 2015

On Nov. 21, 1945, the Manzanar War Relocation Center was closed. Over the next year, the camp was dismantled. View Post»


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