Lost Canals

Lost Canals

The seven original canals of Venice, California, are lost to history -- long ago filled in, paved over, and converted into residential streets.

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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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, political and cultural evolution of Los Angeles.

  • 2017-07-22T11:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2017-07-26T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD