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Title
Ron Kovic leading disabled veterans out of the Federal Building at 11000 Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles, Calif., 1974
Contributor
Montney, Cal
Date Created and/or Issued
March 3, 1974
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-3689
Description
END OF A BATTLE--Disabled veterans led by paraplegic Ron Kovic, left, leave Wilshire Blvd. Federal Building. Protesters terminated hunger strike and 19-day occupation of Sen. Alan Cranston's offices after VA Director Donald M. Johnson met with them and listened to their complaints.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b727_276869F-1
ark:/21198/zz0002psgg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Veterans' hospitals--California--Los Angeles County
Disabled veterans--California--Los Angeles County
Men--Clothing & dress--California--Los Angeles--1970-1980
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Veterans--California
People
Lifestyle
Demonstrations--California--Los Angeles County
Veterans--Medical care--California
Kovic, Ron
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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