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Catalog Number 2008.010.194
Object Name Negative, Roll Film
Title Rocky Flats Protests 1978
Date 1978
Description Color photograph of four Jefferson County Sheriff's Department Deputies approaching the command center of the Department of Energy at the Rocky Flats nuclear facility north of Golden, Colorado in Jefferson County. The command center was used for Deputies charged with the control of protestors. The photo was taken during a severe snow storm. Each Deputy is wearing a uniform, a helmet and carrying 36" riot batons. The photograph also depicts a raised flag of the United States and the flag of the Department of Energy.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent-Dennis L. Potter
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden, Dennis L. Potter Collection
Caption Rocky Flats Protests 1978
People Potter, Dennis L.
Search Terms Jefferson County Sheriffs
Jefferson County Sheriffs Department
Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site