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Olvera Street statue of Felipe de Neve, Spanish governor of California and founder of Los Angeles. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.
History Timeline for Los Angeles County
Aircraft assembler at Lockheed Vega Plant in Burbank, 1942. Photo by David Bransby. Office of War Information, courtesy of Library of Congress.
Historical Sites & Structures
Avila Adobe at Olvera Street in Los Angeles. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.
Early Los Angeles History
Photo of Mural by Millard Sheets. Photo by Charles C. Pierce. Courtesy of the California Historical Society & USC Library.
Mexican Los Angeles
Woman in early Mexican California period, Juan Matias Sanchez Abode Museum, Montebello. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.
Later 19th Century Los Angeles County
U.S. Army Drum Barracks in Wilmington, during the American Civil War. Courtesy of the California Historical Society Collection at the USC Library.
20th Century Los Angeles County
Searchlights and anti-aircraft fire over Los Angeles, February 25, 1942. Photo by International News Photos of New York, courtesy of LA Examiner Collection, USC Library.
Topical History of Los Angeles County
Amelia Earhart standing in front of a training airplane, 1936. Courtesy of the Army Air Corps and the National Archives.
Crime & Justice History
People in History
Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site in Long Beach. Los Angeles Almanac photo.