In this blog I try share random moments in my life that connect to Bethlehem history. Before leaving on a trip to Los Angeles last week I wondered whether there would be any a-ha moments in that land of sunshine and palm trees.
The moment came, sort of, during our University of Southern California campus tour when I saw this
Not really historic, but very similar to the clock we have at the Four Corners.
And that was it for Bethlehem moments.
I did pick up an interesting book called Los Angeles Then and Now by Rosemary Lord. Here's one of my favorite pages.
The transformation, about 100 years in the making, from a country dirt road into a modern city boulevard appeals to me. It is not so different from Bethlehem's continuing change from farmland to suburb.