Torrey Honors Urban Plunge
Torrey Honors Urban Plunge
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losangelespast:

A lone figure climbs the steps of a backlit Los Angeles City Hall, 1928.
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losangelespast:

The Art Deco Sears tower in Boyle Heights at night, Los Angeles, date unknown.
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losangelespast:

The old Los Angeles County Courthouse, with City Hall in the background, late 1920’s. The Courthouse - seriously damaged in the Long Beach Earthquake of ‘33 - was demolished in 1936.
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losangelespast:

Before stop lights: A seemingly impenetrable thicket of traffic, with cars, trolleys, horse-drawn carriages, and pedestrians, 7th and Broadway, Los Angeles, 1920’s.
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losangelespast:

Justice Street, the last unpaved street in Los Angeles, with City Hall in the background, 1931.
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losangelespast:

Angels Flight crossing over Clay Street, Los Angeles, 1960. Every building on either side of the street would meet the wrecking ball within a few short years.
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losangelespast:

The Griffith Observatory at night, with the street lights of the Los Angeles basin burning bright in the background, 1940.
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eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
eversolightly:

“There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!”The Last BookstoreLos Angeles, California
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losangelespast:

The domes of the Griffith Observatory under construction, Los Angeles, 1934.