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Los Angeles Times 1936 streamline ad campaign
  • Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times 1936 streamline ad campaign

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 15, 2016

Actress Laura Lee poses with a 1936 Cord automobile during a Los Angeles Times advertising campaign for a redesigned look. View Post»

Donna Atwood, Bobby Specht: Stars of the 1951 Ice Capades
  • Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times

Donna Atwood, Bobby Specht: Stars of the 1951 Ice Capades

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | November 10, 2016

Donna Atwood and Bobby Specht, stars of the 1951 edition of the Ice Capades, perform a “stag leap.” View Post»

Know Your City no. 84 - former Carnegie Library
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City no. 84 – former Carnegie Library

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | November 9, 2016

Feb. 7, 1956: The former Carnegie Library served San Pedro from 1906-1923.  This John Malmin photo appeared in the Feb. 9, 1956 Los Angeles Times as part of the Know Your City photography series. The original caption reported: KNOW YOUR CITY, NO.84-- There shouldn't be much doubt as to WHERE this is, thus leaving you only the problem of WHAT it is. It has quite a history, dating back to... View Post»

'Establishment' wigs an aid to young men in the 1970s
  • Rick Browne / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

‘Establishment’ wigs an aid to young men in the 1970s

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | November 4, 2016

Aspiring drummer Gabe Kanata covers his long hair with an establishment wig to work as a store clerk. View Post»


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