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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»

Tail of a starlet is no Hollywood fantasy
  • Ian Dryden / Los Angeles Times

Tail of a starlet is no Hollywood fantasy

Posted On: 6:25 a.m. | August 17, 2016

A dog named “Miss Holly” poses for her closeup on top of a truck cab. View Post»

1943 pilot cadets train in decompression chamber
  • Al Humphreys / Los Angeles Times

1943 pilot cadets train in decompression chamber

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | August 16, 2016

A group of cadets get a taste of high altitude in a decompression chamber at Santa Ana Air Base. View Post»

Voyage from Valdez on the SS Arco Juneau
  • Len Lahman / Los Angeles Times

Voyage from Valdez on the SS Arco Juneau

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

Battered by winds reaching 83 m.p.h. accompanied by swells reaching 50 feet, the Arco Juneau makes her way off the coast of southern Washington on voyage to Long Beach. View Post»

Gustave Tassell scoops Paris
  • Larry Bessel / Los Angeles Times

Gustave Tassell scoops Paris

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | August 10, 2016

Designer Gustave Tassell with models wearing new wider-legged pants. View Post»

Cattle used for brush clearance

Cattle used for brush clearance

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | August 9, 2016

Ranch hands watch over herd of 300 cattle brought in for brush clearance along the Ventura Freeway in Agoura. View Post»

Rams' coach gets a lift
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

Rams’ coach gets a lift

Posted On: 4:10 a.m. | August 5, 2016

July 1956: Los Angeles Rams linemen give Coach Sid Gillman a lift. This Bruce Cox photo appeared in the Aug. 1, 1956, Los Angeles Times. The original caption reported: Where to coach? Some of the larger Los Angeles Rams, in training at Redlands, have some fun with Coach Sid Gillman’s small sports car. Save the fenders, boys. The 1956 Los Angeles Rams had a 4-8 season, finishing fifth... View Post»

Know Your City No. 30 -- Courtyard of Casa de Adobe
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Know Your City No. 30 — Courtyard of Casa de Adobe

Posted On: 12:25 a.m. | August 4, 2016

Image of the courtyard at Casa de Adobe, part of the Southwest Museum. View Post»

Navy officer's remains, identified almost 75 years after Pearl Harbor, to be buried alongside his Gold Star mother
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Navy officer’s remains, identified almost 75 years after Pearl Harbor, to be buried alongside his Gold Star mother

Posted On: 7:05 a.m. | August 2, 2016

Mrs. Thelma B. England of Alhambra is a new Gold Star mother whose son Ensign John. C. England was lost at Pearl Harbor aboard the USS Oklahoma. View Post»

Joan Rivers and Boy George end round in a draw
  • Jose Galvez / Los Angeles Times

Joan Rivers and Boy George end round in a draw

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | August 2, 2016

Boy George trades barbs with Joan Rivers on TV’s “Tonight Show” in a well-matched confrontation. View Post»

Sid Caesar eyes a successful orchestra season
  • Riddle, Perry C. / Los Angeles Times

Sid Caesar eyes a successful orchestra season

Posted On: 12:16 a.m. | July 29, 2016

Setting the tone for the lighter fare promised by the Glendale Festival Orchestra, Sid Caesar makes a face at the news conference where the new group was announced. View Post»

1959 Rams at one-yard line
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

1959 Rams at one-yard line

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | July 28, 2016

Late in the third quarter, on a fourth down at the one-yard line, the Rams go for the go-ahead touchdown. The Detriot Lions stop Rams fullback Joe Marconi for no gain. View Post»

Democratic National Conventions of the past
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

Democratic National Conventions of the past

Posted On: 2:59 p.m. | July 25, 2016

Here's a From the Archives look at previous Democratic National Conventions from 1932 through 2000. View Post»

Wing-side boxing under the Spruce Goose
  • Rick Corrales / Los Angeles Times

Wing-side boxing under the Spruce Goose

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | July 22, 2016

Spectators ringside for a boxing match beneath the wing of the Spruce Goose in Long Beach. View Post»

1938 Hudson at San Diego mission
  • Los Angeles Times

1938 Hudson at San Diego mission

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | July 21, 2016

Mission San Diego de Alcala located in Mission Valley. The car is a 1938 Hudson six sedan. View Post»


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