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Aerial view of tract homes and Lakewood Center, 1964
Aerial view of tract homes and Lakewood Center, 1964
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Sheep shearing on Rancho Los Alamitos, 1870
Sheep shearing on Rancho Los Alamitos, 1870
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Aerial view looking north on Lakewood Boulevard at Carson Street, 1935
Aerial view looking north on Lakewood Boulevard at Carson Street, 1935
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Purex building, 1964
Purex building, 1964
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Aerial view of Lakewood with houses under construction, 1989
Aerial view of Lakewood with houses under construction, 1989
[Courtesy of Lakewood Living]
Float in Lakewood Pan American Festival parade, c. 1970
Float in Lakewood Pan American Festival parade, c. 1970
[County of Los Angeles Public Library]
Yellow decal in a daisy shape that asks Lakewood residents to 'Keep Lakewood Fresh as a Daisy', c. 1968
Yellow decal in a daisy shape that asks Lakewood residents to 'Keep Lakewood Fresh as a Daisy', c. 1968
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Zoning map showing City of Lakewood zoning districts, 1971
Zoning map showing City of Lakewood zoning districts, 1971
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
George Nye, Jr., mayor of Lakewood, 1971
George Nye, Jr., mayor of Lakewood, 1971
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Angelo M. Iacoboni holding the plan for the new civic center, c. 1960
Angelo M. Iacoboni holding the plan for the new civic center, c. 1960
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Newly completed Lakewood civic center, c. 1960
Newly completed Lakewood civic center, c. 1960
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Lakewood fire station, c. 1950s
Lakewood fire station, c. 1950s
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Lakewood sheriff station, c. 1950s
Lakewood sheriff station, c. 1950s
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
May Company building in Lakewood, mid-1960s
May Company building in Lakewood, mid-1960s
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Apartment building under construction in Lakewood, late 1950s
Apartment building under construction in Lakewood, late 1950s
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Purex building in Lakewood, 1960s
Purex building in Lakewood, 1960s
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Aerial view of Lakewood, 1959
Aerial view of Lakewood, 1959
[Courtesy of the City of Lakewood]
Groundbreaking ceremony for Lakewood (Angelo M. Iacoboni) Library, c. 1970
Groundbreaking ceremony for Lakewood (Angelo M. Iacoboni) Library, c. 1970
[County of Los Angeles Public Library]

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