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Associated Press Indians Line Up for Food on Alcatraz Island

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09795.07 Author/Creator: Associated Press Place Written: San Francisco, California Type: Photograph Date: 11 January 1970 Pagination: 1 photograph ; 20.4 x 25.6 cm.

Summary of Content: One photograph released by the Associated Press dated January 11, 1970. Shows Native Americans serving and waiting in line for food during their occupation of Alcatraz Island. Some individuals are dressed in traditional tribal attire.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: ProtestsAlcatraz IslandAmerican Indian History

Sub Era: The Seventies

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