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.
Post date: 2017-05-04T15:24:59-07:00
At a time when many cities were tearing out their historic downtowns, Disneyland reacquainted Americans with pedestrian-oriented cityscapes.
Post date: 2017-03-16T11:00:12-07:00
In 1894, an artificial sun dawned over the San Gabriel Mountains.
Post date: 2017-03-09T15:33:51-08:00
These 3-D images were the closest many viewers would ever come to glimpsing Los Angeles with their own two eyes.
Post date: 2017-03-03T18:04:00-08:00
It was the flood that convinced Southern California to dam and channelize its untrustworthy rivers.
Post date: 2017-02-28T21:18:25-08:00
Park visitors once crowded Yosemite Valley meadows every night to see the stream of red-hot embers fall from Glacier Point.
Post date: 2017-01-27T16:20:54-08:00
In 1840, California's Mexican authorities deported 46 Americans and Britons who had settled in the territory illegally.