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Archery practice at #onthisday in 1949

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U.S. Air Force high-speed sled, circa 1950

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Women enjoying a 50-ton #swimmingpoolonwheels as GM's Motorama visits #LA #onthisday in 1956:

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Operator at the controls of the Griffith Park Observatory's planetarium

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Widening of Wilshire Boulevard (near Crenshaw Blvd) #onthisday in 1927:

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On this cold day in #LosAngeles (low of 36 deg F), photo of cold ducks huddling in #EchoPark #onthisday in 1951

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James and Fred Doughty walking their (leashed) mountain lions down an #LA sidewalk #onthisday in 1958

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#onthisday in 1932: demolition work begins on the old L.A. County Courthouse in #dtla

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Donna Lee stuffs the first 1,000 petitions to rebuild the L.A. Orphanage, #onthisday in 1923:

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Panoramic view of downtown Los Angeles #onthisday in 1890

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And a bonus #onthisday from the #USC #DigitalLibrary ; 1951 pole vaulter photographed mid flight.

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#USC sprinters photographed mid take-off #onthisday in 1951.

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FBI seizes Japanese immigrants in S. Barbara #onthisday in 1942 - from our Japanese American Relocation Dig. Archive

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Interior of the Coconut Grove #nightclub and #restaurant in L.A.'s Ambassador Hotel, circa 1920s:

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Harpist, giant #harp, and admirers at the Matinee Musical Club #onthisday in 1951.

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From the Examiner Collection in our Digital Library. #HappyValetinesDay #vday 1958.

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"Fawkes' Folly" - an experimental #monorail in Burbank, circa 1907

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#Dodgers make their #LA debut with a baseball clinic #onthisday in 1958 (the home plate is from Ebbets Field):

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