Civil rights activities near the Canton, Mississippi courthouse. Two police officers are pictured holding shot guns and carrying bags of tear gas equipment. The African-American man wearing a hat and with his face partially obscured by the barrel of a gun is identified as Joe Lee Watts, CORE (Congress of Racial Equality) task force worker.
Image ID: 99409
Creation Date: 1964-02-28
Creator Name: Unknown
Collection Name: Congress of Racial Equality : CORE records, 1941-2011
Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number: PH 3305
Original Dimensions: 10 x 8 inches
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