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Neale Stokes, Librarian, Digital Content Team

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Stories From the Map Cave: The Tongva

November 21, 2017

Before Los Angeles, there was Yangna, home to the Tongva people, Native Americans who numbered at least 5,000 in the Los Angeles Basin before the arrival of Europeans.

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Bike to Work Day at LAPL: Great Books About Cycling for Everyone

May 18, 2017

While today is Bike to Work Day, a few of us at the Library cycle to work every day. People ride bikes for many reasons, but for me it’s just a familiar habit.