UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004311370

Creation Date

2-15-1971

Subject—Topics

Black history; Civil rights

Description

Atlanta: A near-riot erupted in downtown Atlanta 2/15 after a fight between two Negroes. Scores of police were dispatched to the scene in full riot gear and at least a two block area was sealed off. About a dozen persons were arrested, including the screaming lady. In the rock and bottle throwing, at least one person was injured.

Format

BW photograph, 8" x 10"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers

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