Disco dancing at Bootlegger’s (11637 W. Pico Blvd.) in 1978. The location is now the Plan B Gentleman’s Club & Cigar Lounge.(Photographer: Dean Musgrove / LAPL 00087647)
A special message posted in Sylmar following its 6.5 to 6.7 earthquake in 1971. (Photographer: Bruce E. Howell / LAPL 00057323)
Quality Shoes’ Bootmobile, circa early 1970s. The shoe store’s address is 11427 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Fe Railroad engine 5546 traveling to Los Angeles in June of 1975.
One of the Planet of the Apes displays at the Movieland Wax Museum in Buena Park, which closed in 2005. This photo was probably from an earlier time.
Japanese tourists visiting Century City sometime around the mid 1970s.
A pipe smoking contest held at the Hall of Cities, Marriott Hotel, Century and Airport Blvds, on August 17, 1978. The event was sponsored by Tinder Box and Dunhill of London. (Photographer: Rob Brown / LAPL 00091223)
A DJ dressed as a spaceman used to “fly” along an overhead track at the downtown Dillon’s, a three-story discotheque on the corner of Grand and 5th Street. Photo taken in 1978. (LAPL 00055178)
A Cessna crash lands in front of a bar located at 2257 Pacific Coast Highway, Lomita, CA, in December of 1978.