Here’s a digest of images I’ve posted during the week of May 8-14, 2016.
From the Archives of the Los Angeles Times:
Human Cargo: John McDonough’s 1979 image of five men crammed into trunk of a car stopped by U.S. Border Patrol agents. Framework.
1985 Newhall Ranch television production: Vietnam War scenes recreated for television show “Call to Glory” covered by Al Seib. Framework
Oldest McDonald’s still serving food: A 1984 twilight photo by Rick Corrales of the 1950s McDonald’s in Downey. I added recent images - again taken at twilight. Framework
1965 Angels – Bosox bean ball melee: Larry Sharkey covers a Los Angeles Angeles versus Boston Red Sox fight and game at Dodger Stadium. Framework
1930 construction jams traffic: Some things never change. This image originally posted in 2013. Framework
USS Lexington and USS Alabama: 1981 images of the USS Lexington training aircraft carrier and USS Alabama battleship museum. These images were taken while on a cross country trip. flickr album
My thoughts on images past and present.