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Interim Method Of Barricading

Interim Method Of Barricading Washington District of Columbia
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Stock #: 136985
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Washington
State: District of Columbia (DC)
Publisher: Coral-Lee
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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With the Unite States increasingly the target of terrorists overseas, the inevitable protective steps were taken at home. This Thanksgiving Week photo shows the interim method of barricading: heavy trucks and equipment blocking off streets at the White House, State Department, Capitol Building and the Pentagon. Soon 3 foot high cement barriers were erected around the White House. The U.S. anti-terrorist planners take sensible precautions without turning Government buildings into fortresses; for, as they fully realize, no such defensive measures will stop a determined terrorist bent on selfdestruction. December 1983