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California Air Is Cleaner, but Troubles Remain.
Smog made Los Angeles City Hall a shadowy presence in 1953.
From The Los Angeles Times, via Associated Press.

California Air Is Cleaner, but Troubles Remain.

Smog made Los Angeles City Hall a shadowy presence in 1953.

From The Los Angeles Times, via Associated Press.

Josef Sudek
Saínt Vítus Cathedral, Prague, 1926-27.
Photo: archive of the Moravian Gallery in Brno

Josef Sudek

Saínt Vítus Cathedral, Prague, 1926-27.

Photo: archive of the Moravian Gallery in Brno

Women form a human chain to carry bricks used in the reconstruction of Dresden, March 1946, after allied bombing had destroyed the city in February 1945. The steeple of the wrecked Roman Catholic cathedral can be seen in the background.
Photo by Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Women form a human chain to carry bricks used in the reconstruction of Dresden, March 1946, after allied bombing had destroyed the city in February 1945. The steeple of the wrecked Roman Catholic cathedral can be seen in the background.

Photo by Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images