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Berkley Square Historic Los Angeles Lost to the Freeway Great LA

Berkley Square Historic Los Angeles Lost to the Freeway Great LA


Berkley Square Historic Los Angeles: Lost to the Freeway [Great LA History Site]

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20 Berkeley Square: The Edwin James Brent House

BERKELEY SQUARE Historic Los Angeles, 1913 Hunt & Burns House for Lee A. Phillips. Demolished for Freeway?

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Los Angeles

6 Berkeley Square: The William R. Burke House

Bixby Smith ...Lummis Connection?

Did a conspiracy really destroy LA's huge streetcar system?

Los Angeles River

The Lost Wetlands of Los Angeles

Freeways of Irwindale

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Leaving Los Angeles: farewell to a city of dreamers and squalor

Signs Showing South Central Branding: South Los Angeles, Furniture & Decorative Arts, Menlo

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The Proud Boys walk into a bar. A fight breaks out. Now a Los Angeles bar deals with the consequences

Los Angeles County, California

Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade in Los Angeles. 2017. | David Patrick

Set your GPS—Brigadoon was here: The location of Berkeley Square

A Montecito freeway sign sits in mud on Highway 101. (Michael Owen)

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Berkeley

Shopping Hot Spots

View of Mariachi Plaza and the former Boyle Hotel on the corner of First and Boyle in Boyle Heights, and downtown LA in the background.

Bus to and from Los Angeles, CA from $4.99

Shade in the Skid Row neighborhood, Downtown Los Angeles. [Monica Nouwens for Places Journal]

Butte County faces massive cleanup after Camp fire: 'It is a historic, almost biblical disaster'

The gates of Berkeley Square

Southern California freeways

Vermont Square, Los Angeles

JUCY RV campervan California Pacific Coast Highway 1 road trip

Top right: Craftsman bungalow on Vermont Avenue near 9th Street, Los Angeles, n.d. Bottom left: Pergola and porch of bungalow in Altadena, ...

Gentrification Sign

California wildfires death toll climbs to 87, almost 500 still unaccounted for - ABC News

College admissions scandal fallout: Stanford students sue UCLA, USC and Yale

Inrix found that San Francisco-area drivers spent about 118 hours in traffic last year

Harbor Freeway, Gage exit

Photograph of Bunker Hill in 1900, looking northwest from today's Pershing Square

West Imperial Highway, South Los Angeles. [Monica Nouwens for Places Journal] Vermont Square ...

The Bilicke Building, sadly now missing from the northeast corner of Wilshire and Gramercy, · Berkeley SquareBrown ...

From earthquake's destruction, a new San Francisco rises three decades later

Citadel Outlets

25 Berkeley Square: The William Henry Davis / James S. Ricklefs House

PHOTO: Residences leveled by the wildfire line a neighborhood in Paradise, Calif.,

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ATSAC & CALTRANS combine with the Los Angeles County Public Works TMC to handle traffic flow throughout the region.

The Devil Wind

Whereas many of the neighborhoods of south LA have fanciful names seemingly designed to maximize their appeal, Adams-Normandie is one of those neighborhoods ...

Vermont Square, South Los Angeles. [Monica Nouwens for Places Journal]

Joining eastward march, Berggruen Institute plans second location in MacArthur Park

Downtown LA and the East Side

1948 Berkeley Sq.

Highway from Las Vegas to Los Angeles

14 Things You Need To Know Before Driving California's Big Sur | HuffPost Life

Big-Bargain Outlet Malls

Los Angeles (Discover Los Angeles)

Guthrie Historic District

Returning to downtown Los Angeles on October 25 and 26, the Facades+ Conference will bring together professionals from the worlds of design, fabrication, ...

... it was the most unusual apartment complex in LA. As of 2011, the property had deteriorated but still housed tenants. Bottom photo by Andrea Minton.

Upcoming Temecula Blues Festival A Day of Great Music And A Party Weekend

Los Angeles Blames Wildfire on Homeless, But Evicting Them Won't Solve the Real Problems: Climate Change and Urban Sprawl

With Highway 101 reopened, these 10 top Santa Barbara spots are easy to reach again

A canal, or zanja, on Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, ca. 1892. [Security Pacific National Bank, Los Angeles Public Library]

Widney Hall, USC, Los Angeles

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Berkeley in Oakland | Hotel Rates & Reviews on Orbitz

Adobe home sitting amongst trees and grass. Two story home with a wide porch.

Lemonade | Locations | Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco Healthy Restaurant

Casa Solidaria del Sur on Central Avenue, a safe space for POC. | Jonathan

The Century Plaza Hotel is seen in the Century City area of Los Angeles on Monday

Los Angeles River in the early 20th century. [Security Pacific National Bank Collection, Los Angeles Public Library]

Exhibition Opening: Saturday, September 1. Opening Reception: Saturday, September 8 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Showing through October 15, 2018

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California Fool's Gold -- A South Los Angeles Westside Primer at the Amoeblog

Graveyard of old piled up Pacific Electric  ...

Koreatown's cool old buildings point to L.A.'s future

Bus travel to San Diego

L.A. downtown, photo by John Uniack. ______. The Los Angeles ...

Close-up daytime view of the La Venta Inn.


16 Berkeley Square: The Charles O. Nourse / Fred Swensen House

Berkeley Curve

The curve on Interstate

Topped tree at Imperial Courts public housing, Watts, Los Angeles. [Monica Nouwens for Places Journal]

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