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  • ... Moorish dome of the Santa Fe Railway's red-brick La Grande Station welcomed newcomers to Los Angeles from 1893 to ... 1, 1914. The Arcade Station, meanwhile, "passed into history unhonored and unsung," the Times noted. There was no public outcry ...
  • ... L.A.'s  Angels Flight Railway was dismantled as part of the city's Bunker Hill Redevelopment project. ... Flight seen as buildings are razed in 1962. | Photo:  Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive/UCLA Library, Digital ...
  • In September 1968, the 40-story Union Bank Building opened as Los Angeles' first modern skyscraper, the first part of downtown L.A.'s growing skyline. ...
  • ... and enriched by the archival collections of L.A . as Subject member institutions. From the aqueduct centennial to ... far removed from the public discourse about the city's history . But upon the occasion of its centennial, the city gave a long, ...
  • ... América Tropical Interpretive Center, which presents the history of El Pueblo as one about "free speech, protest . . . a place ... The Last Judgement of Don Vicente de los Reves de la Osa" (2007) By J. Michael Walker. The L.A . Art Show 2013 photos and ...
  • Nature in Los Angeles is woven into a long history of instability and human intervention. But it's all that we have. ... history ," writes about Los Angeles on KCET's SoCal Focus and 1st and Spring blogs. ...
  • ... and car commercials, but other tunnels--now lost to history --served as landmarks for decades.   [scald=29762:kl_image_original_context ... the above images are members of L.A. as Subject , an association of more than 230 libraries, museums, official ...
  • Can lost art still have impact on regional history and culture? ... reveals that stories behind the murals engage the public as much as the art. The back story of how each work was lost ...
  • See our most popular history articles from 2015, and the stories that link some of L.A.'s ... efforts to revitalize the L.A . River was reached, as a $1.3 billion river habitat restoration plan was unanimously approved by ... intersection of mere surface streets.     9) The Lost U.S. Highways of Southern California History ...
  • ... divided the watershed into four regions: Ballona Lagoon, La Cienega, Ballona Valley, and the Santa Monica Mountain Foothills. The ... break through the buildup of sediment along the coast. As a result, gradual build up of sediment around the terminus of the ...

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