Loading

Race Riots

Gordon Coster1943-06-20

LIFE Photo Collection

LIFE Photo Collection
New York City, United States

Army MP's guarding smashed storefront from looters after wartime race riots between blacks and whites swept the city and required the use of troops and martial law to restore order.

Show lessRead more
  • Title: Race Riots
  • Date: 1943-06-20, 1943-06
  • Location: Detroit, MI, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W NEGATIVE
  • Subject Keywords: 1940s, Riots, Us At War, Race, Race Prejudice, Us, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Gordon Coster
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_116048401
  • Credits: Life Magazine
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

Recommended

Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile