Hollywood in photos

Hollywood, CA, history in photos

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As we all know, Hollywood is not a city. It is a neighborhood, perhaps the most famous one in the world. Here is a short history told through photos. Come back often because there is a lot to add.    The Six Mile House, named for its distance to Los Angeles, was a liquor/wine bar […]

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Los Angeles 1960

Los Angeles: The Swinging 60s photos (1960-1969)

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Los Angeles: The Swinging 60s photos (1960-1969) Above: Downtown 1960.   In 1960, the Los Angeles County Medical Association set up a special drive-in clinic for people to receive a Salk polio shot without having to leave their car. This particular clinic was held at the Glendale Federal Savings and Loan Association at 401 N. […]

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Los Angeles – Cold War Photos – 1960s

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Los Angeles school children participate in a “drop and cover” Cold War civil defense drill in 1961. How many of you remember doing that?   Teacher Rae Grieger leads her class in a drop and cover drill at Elysian Heights Elementary School in 1962. (Photographer: George O’Day / LAPL 00041829)   Valley Times TODAY Staff […]

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