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Title
Joseph McCarthy challenged
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1954
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Dr. James Fifield (center), minister of First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, escorts Senator and Mrs. Joseph McCarthy from his church on February 9, 1954, as a heckler, identified as Wilbur J. Jerger, one-time Assembly candidate, shouts challenges at McCarthy via a loudspeaker system on his car. A near riot was averted.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00055352
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Fifield, James.
CARL0000057192
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/23083
Subject
McCarthy, Joseph,--1908-1957
Fifield, James
Jerger, Wilbur J
First Congregational Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Anti-communist movements--California--Los Angeles

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