Sunday, September 24, 2006

Trashball 092406: 1968 Riots





Washington, DC, like many other cities, was very hard hit by riots following MLK's assassination in 1968. The photos show some of the aftermath and were recovered from a discarded photo album. Each was labeled on back with the location.

1st photo: 14th St. and Park Rd., NW
2nd photo: 14th St., NW
3rd photo: 8th St. and H St., NW - Kay Jewelers
4th photo: 7th St. and Florida Ave., NW

1 comment:

phung said...

...i've got a specific corner building tattood in my memory, per your request. i don't see it in the photos dear.