Episodes (4)

Upon First Impression
S01E01 · Upon First Impression

May 09, 1988

A general overview of the history of Los Angeles, from its inception to the present.

Ramona: A Story of Passion and Protest
S01E02 · Ramona: A Story of Passion and Protest

May 16, 1988

Relates how Helen Hunt Jackson influenced American culture through her novel "Ramona", as well as the author's endeavor to facilitate equal rights for American Indians.

Trouble in Angel City
S01E03 · Trouble in Angel City

May 23, 1988

A look at the dark side of 1930s Los Angeles, as seen through the eyes of detective novelist Raymond Chandler. Features films clips of Humphrey Bogart and Dick Powell portraying Chandler's detective protagonist Philip Marlowe.

Harris Newmark's L.A.
S01E04 · Harris Newmark's L.A.

May 30, 1988

Harris Newmark, a Jewish immigrant to Los Angeles, relates the history of the city during his sixty years as a resident: 1853-1913. Inspired by Newmark's autobiography "Sixty Years in Southern California".


Los Angeles History Project Season 1 (1988) is released on May 09, 1988 and the latest season 3 of Los Angeles History Project is released in 1990. Watch Los Angeles History Project online - the English Documentary TV series from United States. Los Angeles History Project is directed by Cordelia Stone,Kathleen Dowdey and created by Jon Wilkman with Theodore Bikel and Richard Widmark.

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Los Angeles History Project


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Production Companies:

Wilkman Productions

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