There were two types of stories the Los Angeles Herald loved to cover – celebrity and scandal.
When I first started researching the life of 1930s/40s film star Ann Dvorak back in 1998, the Internet was around but there wasn’t much to be
On October 3, 1993, Central Library opened its doors to the people of Los Angeles for the first time in over seven years.
Since taking over the Photo Collection nearly four years ago, there are two questions I get asked most.
With the New Year looming ahead of us, it seemed like a perfect time to look back at the 2012 goings on in the Photo Collection.
Los Angeles in the late 1930s was a city in transition.