Oscars 2014: Academy Awards through the years

The first ceremony made the Los Angeles Times front page under the headline “Film-Merit Trophies Awarded.” Coverage was all of one photograph and two paragraphs. Since then the Academy Awards have become an event watched around the world. Use the arrows below — or on your keyboard — to learn more about each year:

Sources: Times research

Credits: Noelene Clark, Patrick Kevin Day, Blake Hennon, Lily Mihalik, Maloy Moore, Nardine Saad, TimelineSetter