Cold War

Los Angeles – Cold War Photos – 1960s

Posted on Posted in 1960s

Los Angeles school children participate in a “drop and cover” Cold War civil defense drill in 1961. How many of you remember doing that?

 

Cold War Drill

Teacher Rae Grieger leads her class in a drop and cover drill at Elysian Heights Elementary School in 1962. (Photographer: George O’Day / LAPL 00041829)

 

Atomic bomb test Los Angeles

Valley Times TODAY Staff Writer Ralph Clark demonstrates how to take cover in the event of an atomic bomb blast, circa 1961. (Photographer: Jon Wood / LAPL 00108542)

 

 

EMAIL
Facebook
GOOGLE
Twitter
Pinterest2
LINKEDIN
Instagram
Tumblr

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.