Chinese Restaurants--California--Los Angeles; Decoration and ornament, Architectural--California--Los Angeles;
Walled gateway with arch leading to narrow winding street lined with shops; American flag and Chinese flag hang above entry; gateway signage reads:"Dragon Road" scroll art decorates both sides of arch; garden area next to gateway signage...
Lone Pine Creek (Calif.); Waterfalls--California--Lone Pine; Pines; Streams--California; Mountains--California; Whitney, Mount (Calif.); Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
View of people gathering at Lone Pine Creek by the waterfalls at the end of Mount Whitney Portal Road in Lone Pine, California. Handwritten message, address, and cancellation mark on the back of postcard.
Big Pine Creek (Calif.); Bridges--California--Big Pine; Water-supply--California--Management; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
The man on the left wears the armband of Foreign Pao Chia Air Raid Precautions Pao, and the man on the right wears the armband of Foreign Pao Chia Vigilance Corps Pao. A sign in the background shows 825 East Seward Road in Hongkew District.
Temple Street coming out of downtown; Civic Center in background; Hollywood Freeway; automobiles; street signs; streetlights; palm tree; traffic signs with directional arrows; billboard advertisement reads:"Stay on the Light Side"
Express highways--California--Los Angeles; City halls--California--Los Angeles; Civic Centers--California--Los Angeles
Skyline of Civic Center with City Hall towering over the downtown area; old Hall of Records to right of City Hall; Hall of Justice to left with Federal Building behind Hall of Justice; 101 Freeway going west from downtown; automobiles; houses;...