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Japanese Internment: Manzanar
  • Al Humphreys / Los Angeles Times

Japanese Internment: Manzanar

Posted On: 12:31 a.m. | April 27, 2012

In 1942, all resident Japanese aliens and Japanese American citizens - nearly 120,000 – were interned till the duration of World War II. The Manzanar War Relocation Center was one of ten camps set up. View Post»

Know Your City, No. 9 – Central Library
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City, No. 9 – Central Library

Posted On: 12:47 a.m. | November 24, 2015

1955 image of the Los Angeles Central Public Library. View Post»

1927 Verdugo Hills brush fire
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1927 Verdugo Hills brush fire

Posted On: 12:27 a.m. | November 20, 2015

In 1927, Verdugo Hills brushfire destroys over 90 structures in Sunset Canyon. View Post»

Know Your City, No. 14 -- Mudd Hall at USC
  • John Malmin / Los Angeles Times

Know Your City, No. 14 — Mudd Hall at USC

Posted On: 12:28 a.m. | November 18, 2015

Night view of the Mudd Memorial Hall of Philosophy and Library at USC. View Post»

1954 roundup of illegal immigrants
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1954 roundup of illegal immigrants

Posted On: 12:27 a.m. | November 15, 2015

In June, 1954, the Los Angeles Times covered a large roundup of illegal immigrants conducted by the Federal Government. View Post»


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