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Juveniles arrested after gang riot in Watts
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated June 11, 1943 reads, "Twenty juveniles are shown today after they were arrested by police in Watts in the latest roundup of rioters. These boys allegedly stoned Pacific Electric cars which passed through the town."
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9710; HE-001-539 4x5
Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943
Riots--California--Los Angeles
Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles
Clothing and dress--California--Los Angeles
Gangs--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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