Flood damage to the Santa Fe tracks on the old Downey Avenue Bridge  1885-1886

Descanso Gardens

"Lost L.A.: Descanso Gardens" explores the history of one of southern California's most-beloved public gardens. From its pre-colonial origins as an oak woodland to its contemporary role as a living museum, the film examines how the Descanso Gardens reflects the social, politial and cultural evolution of Los Angeles.

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This episode is part of KCET and Link TV's “Summer of the Environment,” which offers a robust library of content on multiple platforms from June-August intended to ignite compassion and action for helping to save and heal our planet.

 
LA as SubjectA collaboration between the USC Libraries and KCETLink, Lost LA features the member collections of L.A. as Subject, a research alliance dedicated to preserving and telling the sometimes-hidden stories and histories of the Los Angeles region.

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  • 2017-07-18T13:30:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2017-07-22T11:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

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Descanso Gardens

"Lost L.A.: Descanso Gardens" explores the history of one of southern California's most-beloved public gardens. From its pre-colonial origins as an oak woodland to its contemporary role as a living museum, the film examines how the Descanso Gardens reflects the social, politial and cultural evolution of Los Angeles.

  • 2017-07-18T13:30:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2017-07-22T11:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD