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1966 school bus crash test
  • Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1966 school bus crash test

Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | June 14, 2016

Two school buses are crashed during test conducted by UCLA researchers. View Post»

A California exit
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

A California exit

Posted On: 12:45 a.m. | June 10, 2016

Eastbound traffic leaving California stop at inspection station in Arizona just across the Colorado River from Blythe. View Post»

'59 Dodger home run helped drench a Sox lead, and outfielder, in beer
  • Associated Press

’59 Dodger home run helped drench a Sox lead, and outfielder, in beer

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

Two views of Chicago White Sox outfielder Al Smith getting drenched by a cup of beer during the 1959 World Series. Fans tried to catch Los Angeles Dodgers' Charlie Neal's fifth inning home run, but instead spilled a cup of beer. View Post»

The 1958 stabbing of Johnny Stompanato
  • Los Angeles Times

The 1958 stabbing of Johnny Stompanato

Posted On: 12:03 a.m. | June 8, 2016

The celebrity trial of 1958: Johnny Stompanato's stabbing by actress Lana Turner's daughter Cheryl Crane. View Post»

Muhammad Ali takes a moment for the photographers

Muhammad Ali takes a moment for the photographers

Posted On: 4:45 p.m. | June 4, 2016

In December, 1996, Los Angeles Times photographers Genaro Molina and Gary Friedman met Muhammad Ali at a gallery opening. View Post»

Muhammad Ali talks man out of jumping
  • Boris Yaro / Los Angeles Times

Muhammad Ali talks man out of jumping

Posted On: 1:04 p.m. | June 4, 2016

Muhammad Ali, leaning from window on right, talks with man, left, threatening to jump from Miracle Mile building. View Post»

Know Your City No. 34 – Immanuel Presbyterian Church
  • Los Angeles Times

Know Your City No. 34 – Immanuel Presbyterian Church

Posted On: 12:44 a.m. | June 3, 2016

Two images of the Immanual Presbyterian Church on Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles. View Post»

1932 Coliseum and City Hall aerial
  • Goodyear Airship / Kopec Photo

1932 Coliseum and City Hall aerial

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | June 2, 2016

Aerial photo of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum during football game as USC beat Notre Dame 13-0. View Post»


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