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Old Hollywood Sign Photos

Old Hollywood Sign Photos

The largest collection of old Hollywood sign photos and images is the website.

Erected in 1923, the Hollywood sign has long welcomed aspiring actors looking to make it big in Los Angeles. And despite decades of run-ins with vandals, pranksters and developers, among others, it has managed to hang on to its prime location near the summit of Mount Lee in the Hollywood Hills. Last year the sign celebrated its 90th birthday, here are some things you may not know about how it came to be, and its brushes with disaster.  The website has hundreds of old Hollywood sign photos and all are available for purchase.


Hollywood is Named

Harvey and Daeida Wilcox came...

Vintage Photos of the Hollywood Canteen

Vintage Photos of the Hollywood Canteen

The largest collection of vintage photographs of the Hollywood Canteen is on the website.  There are more than 300 vintage and historical photographs of all the activities that took place at the Hollywood Canteen.

The history of the Hollywood Canteen is one of Hollywood's greatest stories and one that should be remembered by everyone interested in Hollywood's illustrious history.


Founding The Hollywood Canteen

The Hollywood Canteen was founded by Bette Davis and John Garfield....

Vintage and historic Hollywood Photos

Vintage photos of Hollywood

Vintage photographs of Hollywood are some of the most popular photographs on the Internet. The general public has a real fascination with the history and the photographs of Hollywood, which is one of the most famous cities in the world. The largest collection of vintage photos of Hollywood is the Bruce Torrence Hollywood photograph collection, which is also known as


This large collection contains more than 12,000 historical photos of Hollywood. In the year 2000, Bruce Torrence built and inaugurated the website. In the beginning there were only about 500 photos on the site. After years of scanning the historical photographs, Bruce now has more than 8000 vintage images on his website.

Today there are more than...