Chalk writing in front of a street shrine for longshoreman Norman "Big Bill" Gregg, San Pedro, 1937
- Chalk writing in front of a street shrine for longshoreman Norman "Big Bill" Gregg, San Pedro, 1937
- Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
- Date Created
- [circa May 29, 1937]
- Los Angeles Daily News
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- Chalk writing in front of a street shrine constructed for longshoreman Norman Gregg, who was known as "Big Bill." Gregg was shot by Patrolman W.H. Redding, and his death created an uproar amongst longshoremen. Traffic was blocked by demonstrations, and the shrine was constructed around the scene of the shooting.
- b&w nitrate negative
- 1 photograph
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