Category: Los Angeles

The lost building of Los Angeles: 15 amazing photos of the…

The lost building of Los Angeles: 15 amazing photos of the Richfield Tower in the 1930s.

Dancing at a nightclub on Central Avenue, Los Angeles, 1938.

Dancing at a nightclub on Central Avenue, Los Angeles, 1938.

Soldiers of the U.S. 37th Coast Artillery Brig…

Soldiers of the U.S. 37th Coast Artillery Brigade used searchlights to scan the skies above Los Angeles in the pre-dawn hours of February 24, 1942 searching for Japanese bombers, a day before the infamous “Battle of Los Angeles” .

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L.A. County SWAT personnel in their armored pe…

L.A. County SWAT personnel in their armored personnel carriers moved down a neighborhood in Los Angeles during the North Hollywood Shootout in a house–by–house search for the two armed bank robbers

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A newsstand in Los Angeles, California, 1939.

A newsstand in Los Angeles, California, 1939.

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A Los Angeles County firefighter wields a shot…

A Los Angeles County firefighter wields a shotgun at an improvised barricade on April 29, 1992 during the 1992 Los Angeles riots

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A National guardsman hunkers down as shots are…

A National guardsman hunkers down as shots are fired after midnight at Sixth and Western in Los Angeles on May 2, 1992.

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Old photos of a teenager Angelina Jolie modeling at a photoshoot…

Old photos of a teenager Angelina Jolie modeling at a photoshoot in California, 1991.

Gang members pour motor oil into glass bottles…

Gang members pour motor oil into glass bottles to make molotov cocktails in the Watts neighborhood, Los Angeles, California, July 1966.

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A U.S. Marine hugged a 17-year-old girl while …

A U.S. Marine hugged a 17-year-old girl while patrolling the streets of Long Beach, California after the Los Angeles riots

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