Los Angeles Watts Riot Collection, 1963-1970

Title: Los Angeles Watts Riot Collection, 1963-1970
ID: URB/LAWR
Extent: 2.42 Linear Feet
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The Los Angeles Watts Riot took place in August, 1965. The collection is comprised predominantly of newspaper clippings from the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Herald-Examiner, Los Angeles Herald-Dispatch, Los Angeles Sentinel and several smaller local papers. The Los Angeles Watts Riots Collection also includes magazine articles, studies, reports and newspaper clippings covering the aftermath of riot and related civil disorders and racial issues of the period.
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Finding Aid with Box List
Series I: Day-to-Day News Coverage, 1965 August 13-19
Series II: Riot Aftermath, 1965-1970
Series III: Riot-Related Issues, 1963-1969
Series IV: Riot-Related Racial Issues, 1965-1969