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Vintage Postcard Views of Los Angeles County
Postcards, Greetings from Los Angeles, California

Take a tour of Los Angeles County's past through our online exhibit of more than 500 vintage postcards.

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Rest in Peace, Kobe
Kobe Bryant, 2005

2005 photo by Sgt. Joseph A. Lee, USMC via Los Angeles Times

Kobe Bryant, 1978-2020. You were a wonder to watch on the court. We were sad at your retirement. We now express sorrow at losing you and the loss of your daughter, Gianna, to your family, friends, and many fans.

Our Story in Pictures
Pedestrians and Trolley, Downtown Los Angeles, Circa 1900

Photo from the Los Angeles Times

Circa 1900. Downtown Los Angeles pedestrians with the Grand Avenue trolley in the background.

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Did You Know?
Aging

What does life expectancy look like for Angelenos and how it compare to that for the average American?

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L.A. Video
Anna May Wong
Anna May Wong

Google recently honored Los Angeles-born Anna May Wong who became the first female Asian American and first Chinese American to become a film star and the first to achieve international fame.

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