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Remarkable riot picture taken on Boston Common during one of the most severe crisis known to Boston in history. Roughnecks and hoodlums tried to run the city when the police struck.

Remarkable riot picture taken on Boston Common during one of the most severe crisis known to Boston in history. Roughnecks and hoodlums tried to run the city when the police struck.

Item Information

Title:
Remarkable riot picture taken on Boston Common during one of the most severe crisis known to Boston in history. Roughnecks and hoodlums tried to run the city when the police struck.
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
1919
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass negatives
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Crime/Police: Miscellaneous
Subjects:
Riots
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonBoston Common
Extent:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) Leslie Jones.
All rights reserved.
Notes:
Title and date from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve.
Accession #:
08_06_002947