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1972 Vietnam War protest
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

1972 Vietnam War protest

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | April 6, 2016

Protestors demonstrating against the Vietnam War clog Wilshire Blvd. as they march toward MacArthur Park. View Post»

Know Your City, No. 73 – Memorial Coliseum
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City, No. 73 – Memorial Coliseum

Posted On: 12:37 a.m. | April 4, 2016

Image of the Memorial Coliseum used in the 1955-56 Know Your City photography series. View Post»

Walrus training
  • Barbara Martin / Los Angeles Times

Walrus training

Posted On: 12:33 a.m. | April 1, 2016

Jim Timon, a trainer at San Diego’s Sea World, uses hand movements to induce a walrus named Flo to cover her face. View Post»

1984 Walter Mondale campaign stop
  • Marsha Traeger / Los Angeles Times

1984 Walter Mondale campaign stop

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | March 31, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Walter F. Mondale as he speaks at the Springfellow acid pits in Riverside County, with Secret Service men close by. View Post»

Waterman Canyon homes destroyed in 1980 Panorama fire
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

Waterman Canyon homes destroyed in 1980 Panorama fire

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | March 30, 2016

Aerial photo of homes burned in the Waterman Canyon area of San Bernardino. View Post»

Peter Sellers leaves hospital after 1964 heart attack
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Peter Sellers leaves hospital after 1964 heart attack

Posted On: 1:36 a.m. | March 28, 2016

Peter Sellers was just 38 and a fast-rising movie star when he suffered a heart attack in 1964 in his Beverly Hills home. View Post»

Los Angeles Rams 1946-1994 [updated]
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Rams 1946-1994 [updated]

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | March 25, 2016

Los Angeles Rams photos from before 1994 – when the team relocated to St. Louis. View Post»

Family evicted from hillside
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Family evicted from hillside

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | March 23, 2016

Mrs. John Groves prepares meal on open cookstove while one child plays and others struggle up hill with water. View Post»

One upside-down Ram
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

One upside-down Ram

Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | March 22, 2016

Los Angeles Rams halfbacks, Vitamin Smith, left, and Tommy Kalmanir, hold hold 260-pound Left Tackle Dick Huffman upside down. View Post»

On the set of 'What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?'
  • Judd Gunderson / Los Angeles Times

On the set of ‘What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?’

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | March 21, 2016

Actors portraying American soldiers and Sicilian villagers mix it up in a scene from "What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?" View Post»

Extra point ties 1948 Rams-Eagles game
  • Phil Bath / Los Angeles Times

Extra point ties 1948 Rams-Eagles game

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

Extra point attempt by Los Angeles Rams Bob Waterfield barely clears right goal post. View Post»

Know Your City No. 140 – Hyperion Avenue Bridge
  • R. L. Oliver / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City No. 140 – Hyperion Avenue Bridge

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | March 16, 2016

The eastern end of Hyperion Ave. Bridge over the Los Angeles River in Atwater district. View Post»

80th anniversary of 'Migrant Mother' image
  • Dorothea Lange / Library of Congress

80th anniversary of ‘Migrant Mother’ image

Posted On: 9:25 a.m. | March 9, 2016

In March 1936, the Iconic depression era portrait of Florence Owens Thompson is taken by Dorothea Lange in Nipomo, California. View Post»

Putting drunk driving to the test
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Putting drunk driving to the test

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | March 8, 2016

The standard sobriety tests that are given to suspected drunk drivers by police across the country originated with a small Los Angeles organization called the Southern California Research Institute. View Post»

1981 Rolling Stones concert at the Coliseum
  • Los Angeles Times

1981 Rolling Stones concert at the Coliseum

Posted On: 12:13 a.m. | February 23, 2016

The Rolling Stones' 1981 American Tour included two shows on Oct. 9th and 11th at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. View Post»

L.A.'s photogenic tunnel
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

L.A.’s photogenic tunnel

Posted On: 12:23 a.m. | February 19, 2016

Headlights bounce around on the tiled surface of the 2nd St. tunnel during light rain. View Post»


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