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[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Lounge, Budd Company]

Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984.. Date: June 1950.. Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies ( http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/search/collection/ryr/searchterm/Series 6: Negatives a... more

Vista de puebla de Los Angeles C. Nebel del. ; lith. Mialhe Fesr. St. Honoré 357 ; Deroy lith

Vista de puebla de Los Angeles C. Nebel del. ; lith. Mialhe Fesr. St. ...

Print shows a distant view, looking east toward the Santa Anna Mountains, of the cityscape of Los Angeles with low stone or adobe buildings in the foreground and two snowcapped mountains in the background Title... more

Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., Cal. / From nature & on stone by Kuchel & Dresel, 176 Clay St., S.F. Print by Britton & Rey.

Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., Cal. / From nature & on stone by Kuchel ...

Exchange; Amon Carter Museum; (DLC/PP-1975:230). Title from item.

From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from explorations and surveys /

From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from exploration...

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Coast route, California Map no. 1. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific ... more

Map of the old portion of the city surrounding the plaza, showing the old plaza church, public square, the first gas plant and adode buildings, Los Angeles city, March 12th, 1873 /

Map of the old portion of the city surrounding the plaza, showing the ...

Cadastral map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cardboard. Map of a portion of Los Angeles City showing plots, large number of women landowners, and points of interest with dates. Copy annotated in pencil... more

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to William Lloyd Garrison, 1876 March 9

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to Will...

Caroline Maria Severance writes to William Lloyd Garrison about the death of his wife, Helen, declaring, "What a void is left! And yet what blessed & satisfying memories!" Severance asks Garrison questions abou... more

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to William Lloyd Garrison, 1876 March 9

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to Will...

Caroline Maria Severance writes to William Lloyd Garrison about the death of his wife, Helen, declaring, "What a void is left! And yet what blessed & satisfying memories!" Severance asks Garrison questions abou... more

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to William Lloyd Garrison, 1876 June 24

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to Will...

Caroline Maria Severance writes to William Lloyd Garrison after receiving Garrison's "Memorial" to his wife, which contained "a very kind remembrance of" Severance. She discusses her opinions of the Garrisons m... more

[Cal. - Los Angeles County: bird's-eye views of Los Angeles, looking toward ocean; Wilmington, looking toward Sierra Madres; and Santa Monica, looking South to ocean and Santa Monica Mts.]

[Cal. - Los Angeles County: bird's-eye views of Los Angeles, looking t...

3 lithographs on 1 page of atlas, copyrighted by E.S. Glover. In G&M Division. Reference copy may be available in LOT4390-A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to William Lloyd Garrison, 1876 March 9

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to Will...

Caroline Maria Severance writes to William Lloyd Garrison about the death of his wife, Helen, declaring, "What a void is left! And yet what blessed & satisfying memories!" Severance asks Garrison questions abou... more

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to William Lloyd Garrison, 1876 March 9

Letter from Caroline Maria Seymour, Los Angeles, [California], to Will...

Caroline Maria Severance writes to William Lloyd Garrison about the death of his wife, Helen, declaring, "What a void is left! And yet what blessed & satisfying memories!" Severance asks Garrison questions abou... more

Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Carleton E. Watkins (American, 1829–1916)

View of Los Angeles from the east. Brooklyn Hights in the foreground; Pacific Ocean and Santa Monica Mountains in the background.

View of Los Angeles from the east. Brooklyn Hights in the foreground; ...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Indexed for points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 25 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

Birds eye view of Los Angeles, California.

Birds eye view of Los Angeles, California.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south to the Pacific Ocean twenty miles distant." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 26 Insets: Birds eye view of Wilmington, Los Angeles Co., Cal.--Bird's eye view of San... more

Map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from U.S. land surveys, records of private surveys, and from other reliable sources /

Map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from U.S. land...

Relief shown by shading. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, township & section lines, etc. "Adopted by Board of Supervisors, Aug. 7th 1877." "Entered a... more

Old Mission Church, Los Angeles, California

Old Mission Church, Los Angeles, California

Title from Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). "1 a" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 08690. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bird's-eye view of Main Street from Temple Block in Los Angeles, California T.E. Stanton, Temple Block, 119 and 129 North Main St., Los Angeles, Cal

Bird's-eye view of Main Street from Temple Block in Los Angeles, Calif...

Photo shows a bird's-eye view of Main Street in Los Angeles, California, with the "I.X.L. Auction Co." on the lower left and across the street, on the lower right, is "C. Prager's Dry Goods & Clothing Emporium,... more

Bird's eye view of Azusa, Los Angeles Co. Cal.,  1887 /

Bird's eye view of Azusa, Los Angeles Co. Cal., 1887 /

"Rare early view of the newly laid out town of Azusa. In 1887, Jonathan Slauson and a group of local developers laid out the town of Azusa. This plan was likely published by Slauson"--From the 16th-19th centuri... more

Los Angeles, from The World's Racers series (N32) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes

Los Angeles, from The World's Racers series (N32) for Allen & Ginter C...

Trade cards from the "The World's Racers" series (N32), issued in 1888 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)

Official map of Los Angeles County, California : compiled under instructions and by the order of the Board of Supervisors of Los Angeles County /

Official map of Los Angeles County, California : compiled under instru...

Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, ranchos, township & section lines, land ownership, landowners' names, etc. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1888, by ... more

Street scene at Venice, Cal.

Street scene at Venice, Cal.

Postcard shows crowds of people on a waterfront street in Venice, California. Title from item. Unprocessed in PR 06 CN 038, c1

Young Indian girl, pueblo of Isleta, N.M. / Chas. F. Lummis, Los Angeles, Cal.

Young Indian girl, pueblo of Isleta, N.M. / Chas. F. Lummis, Los Angel...

Indian girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing left. 33149U U.S. Copyright Office. No. 516.

Los Angeles, Cal., population of city and environs 65,000.

Los Angeles, Cal., population of city and environs 65,000.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 27 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. A... more

Los Angeles Ball Club 1892 Westervelt, photographer

Los Angeles Ball Club 1892 Westervelt, photographer

Photograph shows head-and-shoulders portraits of Los Angeles Ball Club baseball players and managers including: "G.A. Vanderbeck, Pres", "W.F. Kennedy, Sec.", "John F. Roach, Pitcher", "R.J. Glenalvin, Capt. & ... more

Departure of the overland, Los Angeles, Cal

Departure of the overland, Los Angeles, Cal

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 08691. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Los Angeles from "The Land of Sunshine. Southern California; an authentic record of its natural features, resources and prospects ... Compiled for the Southern California World's Fair Association, etc. [Illustrated.]"

Los Angeles from "The Land of Sunshine. Southern California; an authen...

This image has been taken from scan 000121 from "The Land of Sunshine. Southern California; an authentic record of its natural features, resources and prospects ... Compiled for the Southern California World's ... more

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, facing right, leaning on pillar] / Steckel, 220 S. Spring St., Los Angeles, Cal.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, facing right, lean...

29887-aa U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Geo. Steckel.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, facing left] / Steckel, Los Angeles, Cal.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, facing left] / Ste...

29877-aa U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Geo. Steckel. No. 12.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, rear view, hands on head] / Steckel, Los Angeles, Cal.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, rear view, hands o...

29875-aa U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Geo. Steckel. No. 10.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, rear view, right arm raised] / Steckel, 220 S. Spring St., Los Angeles, Cal.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, rear view, right a...

29889-aa U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Geo. Steckel. No. 24.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, facing left, right arm raised] / Steckel, Los Angeles, Cal.

[Eugen Sandow, full-length nude portrait, standing, facing left, right...

29874-aa U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Geo. Steckel. No. 9.

Los Angeles, California, 1894.

Los Angeles, California, 1894.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 28 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. A... more

Sandow / Steckel, Los Angeles, Cal.

Sandow / Steckel, Los Angeles, Cal.

Three-quarter length portrait, seated on pedestal, wearing fig(?) leaf, facing front, looking upward. 29888-aa2 U.S. Copyright Office.

harbor from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

harbor from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 189...

This image has been taken from scan 000036 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

apricot from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

apricot from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 18...

This image has been taken from scan 000027 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

courthouse from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

courthouse from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County,...

This image has been taken from scan 000017 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

oil derricks from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

oil derricks from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and Count...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

1895 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

1895 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-...

This image has been taken from scan 000004 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

The orange pickers, Los Angeles, California

The orange pickers, Los Angeles, California

People on ladders and boxes of oranges on ground. Photoprint copyrighted by B.W. Kilburn. No. 9981. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Farm crops Oranges; Photog. I.;... more

orange grove from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

orange grove from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and Count...

This image has been taken from scan 000028 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

harbor from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce"

harbor from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 189...

This image has been taken from scan 000018 from "Two Years of Progress in Los Angeles City and County, 1894-1895. Issued by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

Spring Street, Los Angeles, Cal., U.S.A

Spring Street, Los Angeles, Cal., U.S.A

Copyright, 1897, by B. L. Singley. No. 4314.

A street in Chinatown

A street in Chinatown

Title from item. Title on inventory list: A street in Chinatown, Los Angeles Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51200". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collecti... more

A street in lovely Los Angeles, California, U.S.A

A street in lovely Los Angeles, California, U.S.A

Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman.

South Spring Street, Los Angeles, Cal. /

South Spring Street, Los Angeles, Cal. /

"Various equipages pass, including a tally-ho and six white horses. A peculiar, open-end trolley car comes along; bicycle riders and pedestrians. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog, no 105. "Southern Pacific Compan... more

DCM 0118: George Winfield Haynes Flute in Low F (Alto or Bass in F)

DCM 0118: George Winfield Haynes Flute in Low F (Alto or Bass in F)

DCM ledger: "The tube is made of Mexican silver dollars, which cost 43 cents per dollar. Head joint is seamless, made of hollow ingot, bored, turned, and drawn on special hydraulic draw-bench. Tube has the firs... more

Avenue of palms, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A

Avenue of palms, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A

Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman.

Official map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from the official maps /

Official map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from ...

Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, tracts, township & section lines, etc. " ... this map has been adopted by... more

Panorama of Los Angeles

Panorama of Los Angeles

Title from item. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51199". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

East Side Park, Los Angeles

East Side Park, Los Angeles

Title from item. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51201". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

West Side Park, Los Angeles

West Side Park, Los Angeles

Title from item. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51202". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

Eastlake Park. Los Angeles, Cal

Eastlake Park. Los Angeles, Cal

C. H. Graves, Publisher and Gen'l Manager. No. 3723.

U.S. Reports: Los Angeles v. Los Angeles City Water Co., 177 U.S. 558 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Los Angeles v. Los Angeles City Water Co., 177 U.S. 558 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 177; October Term, 1899; Los Angeles v. Los Angeles City Water Company

U.S. Reports: Chrystal Springs Land, &c., Co. v. Los Angeles, 177 U.S. 169 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Chrystal Springs Land, &c., Co. v. Los Angeles, 177 U.S....

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 177; October Term, 1899; Chrystal Springs Land and Water Company v. Los Angeles

Free harbor jubilee, Los Angeles and San Pedro. April 26 and 27 1899 / J.F. Derby.

Free harbor jubilee, Los Angeles and San Pedro. April 26 and 27 1899 /...

Poster showing a woman in a jeweled dress blowing a horn and an aerial view of the port of Los Angeles, California. Railroad lines connect Los Angeles and the bay. Promotional goal: U.S. .F3 1899. Title from i... more

[Los Angeles, Calif. LaGrande Station]

[Los Angeles, Calif. LaGrande Station]

Photo of railroad trains in station.

U.S. Reports: Thompson v. Los Angeles Farming &c Co., 180 U.S. 72 (1901)

U.S. Reports: Thompson v. Los Angeles Farming &c Co., 180 U.S. 72 (190...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 180; October Term, 1900; Thompson v. Los Angeles Farming and Milling Company

West Lake Park, Los Angeles, Cal

West Lake Park, Los Angeles, Cal

No. 5508. Title from item.