The first women's center to be established in Los Angeles from 1970-72 and significant for its LGBTQ+ associations, the Crenshaw Women's Center was a ground-breaking facility serving women in a variety of capacities.
Santa Anita Park greatly contributed to the advancement of California's thoroughbred racing industry, though it would later become infamous as the site of the largest Assembly Center for Japanese American internment during World War II.
Building 209. Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy