americanadas

Collection by Sem

30 
Pins
Old photo of Graumans Chinese Theater, Hollywood Blvd, 1929 vintage Los Angeles, California Golden Age Of Hollywood, Vintage Hollywood, Classic Hollywood, Hollywood Photo, Hollywood Homes, California History, Vintage California, Southern California, Old Photos

Graumans Chinese Theater, Hollywood Blvd, 1929

MARTIN TURNBULL - Author of "The Garden of Allah" series of novels set during the golden years of Hollywood

Entrance To Hollywoodland Village in the Hollywood Hills, vintage Los Angeles photo. Hooray For Hollywood, Golden Age Of Hollywood, Vintage Hollywood, Classic Hollywood, California History, Southern California, Vintage California, Hollywood Homes, Los Angeles Area

Historic Photograph of Entrance To Hollywoodland Village

Entrance To Hollywoodland Village | Historic photography of Hollywood:

November 1913 - People watch in amazement as the Los Angeles Aqueduct water starts flowing down the cascades into the San Fernando Valley, California California History, Vintage California, California Love, Southern California, Valley California, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Granada Hills, San Fernando Valley

People watch in amazement as the Los Angeles Aqueduct water starts flowing down the cascades into the San Fernando Valley, November 5, 1913.

Dancers at the opening of the Sepulveda Pass Tunnel in Los Angeles Cuz that's how we roll. Found photo print ad early women in front of tunnel vintage fashion style dress dancer ruffle hem spanish style flamenco history los angeles california California History, Vintage California, Southern California, Route 66, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vegas, San Gabriel Valley, San Francisco

Andrew Ledford Views

losangelespast: “Dancers at the opening of the Sepulveda Pass Tunnel, Los Angeles, 1930. [via LAPL] ”

"The Gables" on the Palisades - "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. California History, Vintage California, Southern California, San Fernando Valley, The Gables, City Of Angels, Famous Places, Los Angeles California, Venice Beach

"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...

Before, during, and after construction of the Ramona Boulevard freeway just east of the Macy Street (Cesar Chavez Avenue) Viaduct. On the le. California History, Vintage California, Southern California, American History, American Symbols, American Women, American Indians, American Art, Native American

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 - Sepia Tones - Curbed LA California History, Vintage California, California Love, Los Angeles California, Southern California, Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Camping Resort

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...

Circa 1880 view of Beale's Cut at Newhall Pass. Courtesy of the Title Insurance and Trust / C. California History, Vintage California, California Love, Southern California, Bakersfield California, Santa Clarita Valley, Title Insurance, San Fernando Valley, Historical Landmarks

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 California History, California Usa, Vintage California, Southern California, Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Northridge Earthquake, San Fernando Valley, City Of Angels

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.

1910 : The small pond at La Brea tar pits, which is now in central Los Angeles, California. Beyond is the Hancock oil field with oil derricks stretching across the land. California History, Vintage California, California Love, Southern California, California Camping, Garden Of Allah, San Fernando Valley, Small Ponds, City Of Angels

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.

Newhall Pass, 1906 :: Automobile Club of Southern California collection, California History, Vintage California, Southern California, Usc Library, Santa Clarita Valley, San Fernando Valley, Valley Girls, City Of Angels, Los Angeles County

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…