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[Railroad Tracks by a Creek]

Description: Photograph of railroad tracks that run next to a creek surrounded by tall grass. Another set of railroad tracks can be seen with a cargo train on it. A tall hill made of sand is present in the background.
Date: 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man in Detroit near a fire]

Description: Portrait of a young African American man in a striped green shirt standing with his arms behind his back and looking past the camera. Behind him, four young adults watch firefighters extinguish a building fire. Another group of young people watch the firefighters while standing behind them. The street is filled with smoke from the fire. A sign that reads "Complete Line of Men's Shoes" is barely visible through the smoke. This photograph was taken by Joe Clark during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[People Watching Firefighters]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people on the sidewalks watching firefighters battle a building fire. A fire engine and firefighters can be seen in the background attempting to extinguish the fire. This photograph was taken by Joe Clark during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ruble from a Building Fire]

Description: Photograph of the rubble from a building fire that covers the sidewalk. The rest of the street and buildings can be seen in the background, undamaged by the fire. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Military Driving Down a Street]

Description: Photograph of a military vehicle carrying armed National Guardsmen down a city street. Two police officers stand near the military vehicle as it passes by. In the background, people can be seen standing on the sidewalk in front of shop buildings.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[National Guardsman in Detroit]

Description: Photograph of a National Guardsman leaning up against a building with one leg resting on a chair, holding a firearm. Firefighters can be seen in the background attempting to extinguish a building fire. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man Arrested]

Description: Photograph of a National Guardsman standing over and pointing a gun towards a man handcuffed, laying on the ground. Another man is sitting next to an automobile with an open door. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[National Guardsmen in the City]

Description: Photograph of armed National Guardsmen in the city street with specialty vehicles. Fire damaged buildings are present in the background. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Young People on Sidewalk]

Description: Photograph of a small group of young people sitting on the sidewalk and watching firefighters extinguish a building fire. A larger group of people can be seen standing next to automobiles. The background buildings are up in smoke as the fire is being extinguished. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fire-damaged Buildings]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of fire-damaged buildings, taken from a street in a neighborhood. The remnants of one building are present next to a house with a damaged second-story.
Date: 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Military in the City]

Description: Photograph of two men standing in the street, holding guns. Two buses drive down the street in the background. A group of National Guardsmen can be seen gathered at the front steps of a building.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boys on Bicycle in Detroit]

Description: Photograph of two boys on a red bicycle watching firefighters extinguish a fire. The edge of the fire engine can be seen on the right side of the photograph. The traffic light above them turned red. This photograph was taken by Joe Clark during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building Destroyed by Fire]

Description: Photograph of the remains of a building destroyed by a fire. Another fire-damaged building can be seen in the background. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fire Damaged Building]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of a fire-damaged two-story building, taken from the street. A portion of the building collapsed and the rubble can be seen scattered on the sidewalk. Smoke is visible, seeping out of the building.
Date: 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[City Street with Debris]

Description: Photograph of an empty city street with numerous store signs. The sidewalk on the right is covered in debris from the adjacent buildings. Two people walk down the sidewalk, past the damaged store fronts. This photograph was taken by Joe Clark during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building Debris Fire]

Description: Photograph of the remnants of a building, on fire. Most of the building has collapsed, and the rubble scattered. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building Fire Aftermath]

Description: Photograph of the aftermath of a multi-story building fire, taken from the opposite side of the street. The windows for the first story of this building were destroyed as a result of the fire. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building Remnants]

Description: Photograph of the remains of a building destroyed by a fire. The exterior of the building is all that remains standing. This photograph was taken during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building Rubble]

Description: Photograph of the remnants of a building heavily damaged by a fire. The majority of the building has been severely burned. This photograph was taken by Joe Clark during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Car Driving Down a Street]

Description: Photograph of an automobile driving down a city street. The sidewalk on the left is covered in debris from the neighboring buildings. Above the sidewalk, store signs can be seen as a man in a red shirt stands underneath them. This photograph was taken by Joe Clark during the 1967 riots in Detroit, Michigan.
Date: August 1967
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections