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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