Gallery view

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Ron Kovic in his wheelchair

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Veteran Ron Kovic, author of Born on the Fourth of July, in wheelchair, leans over to talk to a group of others, two in foreground wearing tee shirts that read: "Vietnam Veterans…living under sentence of death” at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Three veterans

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Three veterans in conference in front of the hospital at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Veterans village headquarters

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - The headquarters tent for "Veterans Village," the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital, draped with an American flag and the names of the people in "Agent Orange Committee, Political Communications, Security, Tactical and Logistics, Press relations, in-camp communications," etc.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Man huddled in a sleeping bag

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - A man huddled into a sleeping bag next to a tent with a sign reading: "Who said Vietnam is over?" And draped with an American flag, more tents and flags in the background, at Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Two veterans

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Two veterans hold up a sign that reads "For vets ALL no time limits for educational benefits" while another photographs them at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Gene Dorr

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Veteran Gene Dorr, left, confers with two others among a sea of tents at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Veteran leaning back in his chair

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - A veteran leans back in his chair next to his tent flying an American flag at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital. Through the strings of his guitar is threaded a publication titled: This is the Army” and a bouquet of flowers displays a cross with a button that reads “Remember Viet Nam veterans.”

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Veteran posing

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - A veteran poses in foreground of tents and flag at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1981 June

Henry, Diana Mara

Decorated veterans

Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Much decorated veterans at the Vietnam Veteran hunger strikers' encampment at the Wadsworth VA hospital.

Diana Mara Henry Papers