Drive through "Charcoal Alley" by Sinduja Rangarajan and Peggy Bustamante
Watts' 103rd St, one of the most affected by the riots, was burned to ground and residents nicknamed it the "charcoal alley." Take a virtual tour of what it looks like 50 years later
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Convoy of guard vehicles, Photo credit: Los Angeles Public Library
CHP officers with shotguns, Photo credit: Los Angeles Public Library
Search for weapons, Photo credit: Los Angeles Public Library
Watts towers, Photo credit: Jenna Pittaway/Sinduja Rangarajan