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Title
National Guardsmen protect firemen, 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
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Description
Pfc. Barry Bertani of Walnut Creek and the 49th Natonal Guard Division leaps off fire truck at 47th and Broadway, as they arrive at a fire. Guardsmen furnished protection to firemen harassed by snipers in the rioting areas of Watts. Photo dated: August 16. 1965.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00036468
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1993.
CARL0000039457
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11596
Subject
Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965
Fires--California--Watts (Los Angeles)
Snipers--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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