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Title
National Guardsmen on alert, Watts Riots
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Gray, Bud
Date Created and/or Issued
1965
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photo shows National Guardsmen on alert. A short time earlier they shot and killed a man who failed to halt for them. More than 8 bulletholes were counted in the windshield at 103rd and Compton, during the riots in the Watts area. Photo dated: August 14, 1965.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00036483
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1993.
CARL0000039472
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11613
Subject
Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965
Fires--California--Watts (Los Angeles)
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.)
United States--National Guard
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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