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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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It didn't borrow its neighbor Hollywood's name until 1925.
Until 1890, L.A.'s Broadway was named Fort Street.
Early photographs of Los Angeles surprise for many reasons, but often what's most striking is how empty the city looks. #LostLA
Don't go looking for this #DTLA street. It no longer exists. #LostLA
Long before P-22 took up residence in Griffith Park, two mountain lions prowled Elysian Park.
The Los Angeles Times fretted that the "California lions" would "pervert their appetite...by eating the strollers on Lovers' Lane or occasional stray children." #LostLA
Though extremely rare, tropical cyclones have pummeled California in the past. #LostLA
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