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Title
Molotov cocktail misses mark, 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
Police stand by as a Molotov cocktail (circle) burns itself out on the sidewalk at 9752 Wadsworth Avenue. Rioters had tried to throw it through the window (arrow) but missed, and the burning bottle fell harmlessly to the ground. Photo dated: March 16, 1966.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00036463
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1993.
CARL0000039452
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11591
Subject
Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965
Fires--California--Watts (Los Angeles)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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