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High Contrast at Los Angeles City Hall
  • Ken Lubas / Los Angeles Times

High Contrast at Los Angeles City Hall

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | January 4, 2017

Scene on Spring St. steps to Los Angeles City Hall as homeless watch as group photo taken. View Post»

Know Your City No. 38 – Robert Freeman College Union
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City No. 38 – Robert Freeman College Union

Posted On: 12:07 a.m. | January 3, 2017

Photo of the patio of the Robert Freeman College Union at Occidental College used in the 1955-56 Know Your City photography series. View Post»

New Year babies
  • Los Angeles Times

New Year babies

Posted On: 12:58 a.m. | December 29, 2016

In a Dec. 1941, photo illustration, helmet wearing Charles Don O'Day is posed crashing through a poster. This image, made after the Pearl Harbor attack, appeared in the Jan. 1, 1942, Los Angeles Times with the caption: Let Me At ’Em — ’T was a pugnacious Kid New Year who crashed the calendar last night in person of Charles Don O’ Day symbolizing a new year of all-out war. Here are... View Post»

New Year's Eve celebrations in Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles Times

New Year’s Eve celebrations in Los Angeles

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

Celebrating the New Year in Los Angeles. View Post»


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