Nathan Masters | KCET
Nathan Masters is host and executive producer of Lost L.A., an Emmy Award-winning public television series from KCET and the USC Libraries. The show explores how rare artifacts from Southern California's archives can unlock hidden and often-surprising stories from the region's past. Nathan’s writing has appeared in many publications, including Los Angeles Magazine and the Los Angeles Times. He also helps manage public programs and media initiatives at the USC Libraries, home to the L.A. as Subject research consortium.
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In 1939, an oil company dressed up one of its steel derricks along Huntington Beach as a giant Christmas tree.
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With many of the imported goods sold across the county at deep discount this Black Friday having passed through the twin seaports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, explore the story of Southern California's unlikely harbor -- and how it came to be divided...
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The Dodgers then called home the cavernous Coliseum, which seated more than 92,000. They beat the White Sox four games to two.
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Freeways once represented L.A.'s best hope for the future, as these photos illustrate.
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Long before concrete, iron enabled L.A. to enter the modern age.
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The progress concrete once embodied seems today as brittle as some of its aging structures.