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Scary moments in aviation history fr Natural History Museum of LA County #laarchives
Cool button collection from FAL www.filipinoamericanlibrary.org #laarchives
The Rocky Fellers - 1960s boy band fr Filipino American Library. Played on Ed Sullivan show #laarchives
Charles Batterson's Pasadena HS football helmet fr 1924 #laarchives
Stereopticon from 1915 or so. A few folks have them here #laarchives
History of 3D: viewer from Pasadena Museum of History #laarchives
Sign from old Washington blvd streetcar at Orange Empire Railway Museum #laarchives
Photo of suspects in Sleepy Lagoon murder case fr 1942 - UCLA oral history center #laarchives
LA arcana from the Los Angeles City Historical Society #laarchives
Buying a little glamor: 1956 edition. The "Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street Million Dollar Glamorization Program" officially launches 53 years ago today.
In Memoriam: Leon Clarke, 76. The 1955 USC grad, all-league end passed away Oct. 5. His NFL career saw two trips to the Pro Bowl http://bit.ly/1nl00l
When height was news: The L.A. Examiner covers the wedding of two tall people 58 years ago today.
L.A. couple extradited to Yugoslavia on Oct. 8, 1951
Scenes from the land of make-believe: Subduing a dragon on an L.A. beach in 1940
Oct. 2, 1951: Workers get a ride to a picket line at the Douglas Aircraft plant in Long Beach http://bit.ly/1QE0ww
"So much of this was so unnecessary" Fmr Supervisor Kenneth Hahn reflects on LA County Hall of Administration in 1960
True contests: The "Best Cook and Bottle Washer" in the Junior Division poses at the Pomona Fair 58 years ago.
Sept. 25, 1951: Bookie operation raided at 5th St. and Western in L.A.
Dodger Stadium's Chavez Ravine in 1957: "Photograph of dirt roads littered with cans and discarded furniture mar the scenery. But all this will vanish if a stadium and park are constructed."
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