2000.1.884

23-Mar-83
11 in HIGH x 8.5 in WIDE
(27.94 cm HIGH x 21.59 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers
2000.1.884


Depiction: Close up of two women and one man huddling togather as the man wraps his arms around them in comfort. One woman wears a bandana on her head and holds a flag with a submarine image crossed out with a red slash. They kneel aaong train tracks where a train carrying nuclear weapons has just passed. Photo caption reads: Bangor, Washington: Three flag-carrying protestors comfort one another after a train believed to be carrying 100 nuclear warheads passed their vigil. Seven of about 150 protestors were arrested outside the Trident submarine base, the destination of the train, when they attempted to block its progress.

Used: Oakland Tribune

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