Civil Rights Movement
Los Angeles: The Black Panthers were well prepared when they began their 5-hour gun battle with police. They not only had automatic rifles, but had turned their headquarters building into a fortress by sandbagging the windows and doors. Three police officers and two others were wounded in the battle.
BW Photograph, 11" x 8.5"
United Press International
African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers