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,
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.
Dr. Farley Sheldon was a professor of Sociology at California State University,
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