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Lam, R. (2011, June 15). Riot breaks out after game in Vancouver [Photograph]. Getty Images. Retrieved from https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/riot-police-walk-in-the-street-as-a-couple-kiss-on-june-15-news-photo
Here we see a man and woman whom appear to be in a romantic pose during the middle of a riot. However, even pictures are not always what they seem in reali life. Read this news article to find out more about the context of this photograph and how it came to pass. There is even a short video.
DPLA connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, news footage, oral histories, are free and immediately available in digital format.
The Commons was launched on January 16 2008, when we released our pilot project in partnership with The Library of Congress.
The program has two main objectives:
To increase access to publicly-held photography collections, and
To provide a way for the general public to contribute information and knowledge
Be Internet Awesome. (2019, June 1). In Google. Retrieved from https://storage.googleapis.com/gweb-interland.appspot.com/en-us/hub/pdfs/Google_BeInternetAwesome_DigitalCitizenshipSafety_2019Curriculum.pdf