Florida Riot Control Police arrest young black man, 1968.
Policeman Inspects Looted Store Window St Petersburg Race Riot. Photo is dated 1968.
Chicago “West Side” Race Riots – 1968 The 1968 Chicago riots were sparked by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was shot while standing on the balcony of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968 at 6:01 pm. Violence and chaos followed, with blacks flooding out […]
Looking south towards downtown from the neighborhood near Figueroa Terrace and Beaudry Avenue. Photograph taken December, 1968. Courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library