PLAYGROUND TO THE STARS

SUNSET STRIP 1906-1959

ORIGINS

SUNSET STRIP DOCUMENTARY

SUNSET STRIP LANDMARKS

BECOMING WEST HOLLYWOOD

WEST HOLLYWOOD HISTORIES

US Camel Corps, Hapers Magazine, c. 1857

ORIGINS

1864: Greek George Caralambo and His Camels Settled in Melrose Place

FACT CHECK

The Truth Behind This Photo of Marilyn Monroe and Ella Fitzgerald

Dodge-House 300x190

DEMOLISHED

1914 The showplace Dodge House on Kings Road was demolished in 1970.

1940s DRAG

Shows seven days a week on La Brea Avenue from 1941 to 1951

MOBSTERS

1944: The mother of all celebrity brawls Read More

DISCOVERED

1942: Lena Horne Discovered in a Strip nightspot

The Crescent Heights Market, including world-famous Schwab's Drug Store, on the south side of Sunset between Laurel and Crescent Heights