Collection Name: RG133 Adjutant General's Office 1954 Riot Scrapbook
Description: In the middle of the night, Missouri National Guardsmen from St. Louis are on guard at the MSP. Caption reads, "Men of the 2d Bn, 138th Inf Regt, MoNG, mounting .30 Cal. heavy machine guns on catwalk outside office of Deputy Warden, State Penitentiary, during prison riot, 23 Sept 1954."
Photographer/Studio: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Coverage: United States – Missouri – Cole – Jefferson City
Date: September 23, 1954
Rights: Please contact the Missouri State Archives at [email protected]
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Credit: UNDER COPYRIGHT; contact the Missouri State Archives for more information
Image Number: RG133_MSPRiot_07A
Institution: Missouri State Archives
Source: Flickr Commons