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Motorcycles

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Led by Lt. John Snyder, the LAPD drill team, motorcycle division, lines up at Second and Olive streets in this July 1938 photo. (Los Angeles Police Revolver and Athletic Club)
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California beachgoers in the 1920s enjoy sun, sand and their Harley Davidson with sidecar. (Getty Images)
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The 36 members of the Santa Monica Motorcycle Club roar down Sepulveda Boulevard to the San Fernando Valley in October 1941. (Los Angeles Times)
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Racers at the start of the 1953 Catalina Grand Prix motorcycle race speed through downtown Avalon before following a loop out and around the island. (Bob Magill / Don Emde Collection)
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A rider has a quiet moment atop a 700-pound Harley Davidson motorcycle at Point Mugu. (Damon Winter / LAT)
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Nate Adams separates from his bike as he performs a “rock solid” for the crowd during a freestyle motocross demonstration in July 2005 at the Huntington Beach pier. (Allen J. Schaben / LAT)
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