riot gear

1960s

A man without a shirt is led away by a police officer in riot gear and a gas mask. He is leading the man by his hair.

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: Two police officers stand on a street corner wearing gas masks. One officer is firing a gas canister across the street onto the UC Berkeley campus. A puff of gas floats away from...

20-May-69

Depiction: Univeristy Avenue sidewalks in Berkeley are lined with people. National Guard and police stand in two rows across the street and are dressed in riot gear and holding weapons. Both...

15-Apr-70

Photo depicts: A young white man is being led away by police in riot gear and wearing gas masks. The boy has long hair covering his eyes and is not wearing a shirt. He has a cut on his right...

15-Apr-70

A young man and a young woman are lead away by three Berkeley police who are clothed in riot gear. The police wear gas masks and plastic shields in front of their face and are handcuffed to the...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: A crowd of student protestors stand around and watch as a half-dozen Berkeley police stand on scene and arrest a male protestor. An officer has placed the man against a police car and...

14-Jul-69

Depiction: A man is being lead away from the scene of a riot. A police man each holds one of his arms behind him. The police wear helmets with shields, have gas masks and are carrying their...

17-Apr-70

Photo depicts: A police officer wearing riot gear and wielding a gun to shoot gas canisters, uses it to move a photographer out of Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus. Another officer carrying...

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: A young white man sits on the ground between five armed UC Berkeley police officers in full riot gear. The police wear protective helmets with face shields, protective vests and...

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: A young white man is being lifted off the ground by two UC Berkeley police officers in full riot gear. The police wear protective helmets with face shields, protective vests and...

16-Apr-70

Photo depicts: Two police officers crouch in the corner of a building's entrance where one is talking to and holding the arm of another. Both are wearing gas masks and bulletproof vests. A young...

17-Apr-70

Photo depicts: Four police men in riot gear arrest a young black man. He has his mouth open as though yelling. He is handcuffed and being pulled backwards. Notes on the back say he is a student at...

1965-1970

Description: Eight men are throwing things at an approaching line of Berkeley police officers. They stand in the middle of an empty intersection in Berkeley. Shakespeare & Co. Books is seen on...

15-May-71

Description: Young men and women hover under an awning at the Rexall drug store along a Berkeley sidewalk. Police in riot gear and with gas masks are throwing a gas canister at them. Further down...

1965-1970

Description:Two men sit on a dirt hill with their legs crossed. Both have their eyes closed, and one seems to be meditating. Three Berkeley police attempt to lift and arrest the two men who have...

21-May-69

Depiction: A large group of protestors stand outside the home of the UC Berkeley chancellor, some hold thier fingers in a peace sign. National Guardsmen face them with bayonetted rfffles, some...

May 22, 19690

Description: A group of students, mostly men, are huddled together in a small circle against a wall. They are surrounded by numerous National Guardsmen holding bayonetted rifles and dressed in...

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