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October 14, 1947: Los Angeles Board of Supervisors created Los Angeles Air Pollution Control District, the first regional air pollution control agency in the US. In this great photo (from the Los Angeles Public Library photo archives), the visiting Shriners poke fun at Los Angeles’ smog problem.

October 14, 1947: Los Angeles Board of Supervisors created Los Angeles Air Pollution Control District, the first regional air pollution control agency in the US. In this great photo (from the Los Angeles Public Library photo archives), the visiting Shriners poke fun at Los Angeles’ smog problem.

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