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Know Your City No. 38 – Robert Freeman College Union
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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
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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
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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»

New Year calendar toss

New Year calendar toss

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | December 27, 2016

Dec. 31, 1986: Vacationing students reach for calendar pages that were thrown from a building on Wilshire; some believe it brings good luck to catch the page with your birthday on it. For years, downtown Los Angeles office workers tossed their desk calendars out the window. The unofficial New Year calendar toss occurred around noon on the last work day of the year. Here are three... View Post»


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