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William Mulholland began flooding the meadowlands of Ivanhoe Canyon in November 1907.
The incredible story of L.A.'s famous evangelical priest, Aimee Semple McPherson.
L.A. is the golden home of America’s queer rights movement, the site of several uprisings and protests that predate New York's historic Stonewall riots.
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When it opened in 1870, Pío Pico's Pico House offered the finest accommodations in all of Southern California. Amenities included running water, gas lighting, an exotic bird aviary, and a French restaurant.
He was the last governor of Mexican California before the American conquest. #LostLA
A conference this weekend explores the question, among others: Science Fiction LA: Screening & Panels.
First published in 1965, Bob Damron's Address Book helped LGBT travelers navigate a Los Angeles where intolerance often trumped acceptance. #LostLA
As the story goes, A.W. Ross was describing his fantastical vision for Wilshire Boulevard when a friend interjected: "From the way you talk, A.W., one would think this is really a miracle mile." The name, with its obvious promotional value, stuck.
It was 3,800 feet long, and cars could drive on it. #LostLA
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