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  • Mining the ‘Golden Age’ of Los Angeles

    By Roberto Loiederman

    July 2, 2014 | 3:32 pm

    Imagine downtown Los Angeles more than 150 years ago: dirt streets, rancheros in town picking up supplies, donkeys carrying sacks of cattle feed. 

    Over there, at the corner of Aliso and Los Angeles streets, in a stretch of two-story adobes known as Bell’s Row, is a dry-goods...

  • Western Jewish history collection gets broken up among local academic institutions

    By Tom Tugend

    February 15, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    "Mr. Nathan Jacoby and party spent Sunday at Arrowhead Springs, making the journey in their automobile," reported the B'nai B'rith Messenger of Los Angeles on April 16, 1909.

    "Automobiles are a service of great joy to their owners and the fact that so many are being purchased by the...