Graumans Chinese Theater, Hollywood Blvd, 1929
MARTIN TURNBULL - Author of "The Garden of Allah" series of novels set during the golden years of Hollywood
"The Gables" on the Palisades - 1920's - Santa Monica, California
"The Gables" on the Palisades - 1920's "Promoters decided to create a fantastic club and hotel complex on the cliffs at the foot of Montana Avenue...Designed to emulate the grandest castle-like...
L.A.'s First Freeways
There was a time when, far from being a defining characteristic of the city's landscape, freeways were merely an experimental impulse of traffic engineers.
25 Photos of the Los Angeles River Before It Was Paved in 1938
[All photos via the amazing LA Public Library photo collection] This is the year and especially the summer of the Los Angeles River--on January 1, it officially became a river again (not just a...
From Footpaths to the Grapevine: A Brief History of Southern California's Ridge Route
A vital link between Los Angeles and points north, the winding Ridge Route traced historical routes through the mountains.
Los Angeles River, January 1955 :: Water Works - Documenting Water History in Los Angeles
This photo of the Los Angeles River between Lindley Avenue and Reseda Blvd., just North of Victory Blvd., in the San Fernando Valley, was taken by Homer Halverson as part of his work with the United States Army Corps of Engineers, January 1955. Homer Halverson Collection. Water Works - Documenting Water History in Los Angeles.
The Tangerine™ A Boutique Hotel In Burbank California near Airport, Universal Studios
Official Website. Relax, Check in & Chill Out at The Tangerine A Boutique Burbank Hotel. We’re retro-chic & affordable. Free Breakfast(Temporarily Suspended), Wifi, Parking and Discount Attraction Tickets, Hotel near Warner Bros. Studios & Universal Studios Hollywood.
USC Libraries Digital Collections
The USC Digital Library (USCDL) helps fulfill the mission of the USC Libraries to actively support the discovery, creation, and preservation of knowledge and develop collections and services that support and encourage the academic endeavors of faculty, students, and staff. Spanning a wide range of visual media, the USC Digital Library offers digital images of drawings, illuminated manuscripts, maps, photographs, posters, prints, rare illustrated books, as well as audio and video recordings…