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by Portia Lee Ph.D.,Jeffrey Samudio


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Los Angeles, California (Images of America) Paperback – April 12, 2001.

Los Angeles, California (Images of America) Paperback – April 12, 2001. by. Jeffrey Samudio (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. This new book captures the culture and heritage of a landmark American city through over 200 vintage images, beginning at the beginning of the 20th century and spanning the city's most eventful 50 years. Jeffrey Samudio is currently a Cultural Resource Planner in Hollywood, and is a member of the California State Historical Resources Commission. Dr. Portia Lee is an active member of the California Council for the Promotion of History.

Images of America (Arcadia Publishing). Trade Paperback (US),Unsewn, Adhesive Bound. Country of Publication.

Drawn from the collections of the University of Southern California, the Los Angeles Public Library, and the Los Angeles City Archives, Jeffrey Samudio and Portia Lee record the history of a community that established itself culturally as it grew exponentially. By 1945, the small town that had begun with 28 square miles in the late 19th century had grown to 450 square miles through almost 100 annexations. Images of America (Arcadia Publishing).

Los Angeles was founded in 1781 as one of the two original Spanish pueblos in California. by Jeffrey Samudio,Portia Lee P. At the time of statehood in 1851, Los Angeles began to reconsider its "cow town" condition, and gradually transformed an American city into the magnificent metropolis we know today. Drawn from the collections of the University of Southern California, the Los Angeles Public Library, and the Los Angeles City Archives, Jeffrey Samudio and Portia Lee record the history of a community that established itself culturally as it grew exponentially.

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Images of America: California). It's mostly a chronological look at the development of Los Angeles through photos recently released from historical archives, and LA's history is a mix of building where natural resources were not, a mix of architectural styles, and flair for the unusual.

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Los Angeles was founded in 1781 as one of the two original Spanish pueblos in California. At the time of statehood in 1851, Los Angeles began to reconsider its "cow town" condition, and gradually transformed an American city into the magnificent metropolis we know today. Drawn from the collections of the University of Southern California, the Los Angeles Public Library, and the Los Angeles City Archives, Jeffrey Samudio and Portia Lee record the history of a community that established itself culturally as it grew exponentially. By 1945, the small town that had begun with 28 square miles in the late 19th century had grown to 450 square miles through almost 100 annexations. Businessmen constructed a downtown streetscape whose architecture elicited envy in other cities, hotels catered to visitors with such enthusiasm that guests eventually returned with ambitious schemes of their own, and the construction of an elaborate freeway system suddenly made Los Angeles a drive-in city.

Comments: (5)

September
Just as advertised, a great Book.
Wilalmaine
As a native Angelina, I like looking at pictures of LA that I haven't seen yet.
Gralinda
Great Christmas gift for urban planning student.
Buzatus
Wonderful
Ventelone
An amazing insight into the city's rise from a small pueblo to a major metropolis.
Los Angeles, California (Images of America) download epub
Americas
Author: Portia Lee Ph.D.,Jeffrey Samudio
ISBN: 0738508128
Category: History
Subcategory: Americas
Language: English
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (April 12, 2001)
Pages: 128 pages