Category Archives: Local History

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There’s a book in all of this…

and it’s coming out in early November! Hello everyone, History Press (Charleston, SC) agreed to publish “Hidden History of Los Angeles Transportation.”* earlier this year. I have now learned that the book will be out November 4. (It can already be preordered through Amazon or Barnes and Noble by searching for the title:) This book […]

Wallich’s Music City

In September 1973. at the age of 8, I had started taking piano lessons. And a trip to Wallichs Music City in Torrance, at the corner of Hawthorne and Artesia.meant another chance to supply my voracious appetite for new sheet music. (Nearly 40-years later, I still have many of those John Brimhall piano books!) Historical […]