Commercial Appeal newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
sc.0452.01.os_san. strike looters.comb.
Looters at Third and Beale Streets, Memphis, Tennessee, on March 29, 1968. A group of youths had left the march led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Main Street in support of striking sanitation workers and began breaking windows and looting stores.
1968 March 29
Williams, Bob, "Looters in Memphis, 1968" (2021). Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike, 1968. 210.
Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968.