Folder, "Ex HU 2/ST 5, 3/21/66- [EQUALITY OF RACES / CALIFORNIA (HU 2/ST 5)]," WHCF HU, Box 25

Title:

Folder, "Ex HU 2/ST 5, 3/21/66- [EQUALITY OF RACES / CALIFORNIA (HU 2/ST 5)]," WHCF HU, Box 25

Number of Pages:

160

Description:

This folder is from the WHCF category for Human Rights, subcategory Equality of Races/California.; File unit description: The events and aftermath of the riot in Watts, Los Angeles, August 11?15, 1965; calling up of federal troops; decision whether or not to declare Watts a disaster area; situation reports on daily events; programs to improve the conditions which caused the riots; Governor's Commission on the Los Angeles Riots chaired by John McCone, report and action on report's recommendations [Report filed oversize attachment 186]; and the President's task force on the riots. Several items not dated and filed 3/21/66 relate to the August 1965 riots and particularly to the Governor's Commission.

Collection:

White House Central Files

Collection Description:

Go to List of Holdings

Series:

Subject Files

Subject:

Civil rights; California

Archivist's General Note:

Withdrawal sheet contains an error - it should read HU 2/ST 5

Rights:

Works by US government officials produced in the course of their duties are in the public domain. This file may also contain materials from other sources that may retain copyright.

Specific Item Type:

Folder

Type:

Text

Format:

Paper

Identifier:

whcf-hu-b25-f06

Date:

1966-03-21

Time Period:

Presidential (Nov. 22, 1963-Jan. 20, 1969)