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Title
Firemen with axes, Watts Riots
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1965
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Firemen with axes tear at boards covering a building in Watts. Photo dated: August 16, 1965.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00036442
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1993
CARL0000039429
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11575
Subject
Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965
Riots--California--Los Angeles
Fires--California--Watts (Los Angeles)
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Commercial buildings--California--Watts (Los Angeles)
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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