Nathaniel Cecil Clark

Overview


Alias: Nat Jackson
Born: 14 July 1950
Died: 12 September 1969


Nathaniel Clark was a member of the Black Panther Party in Los Angeles who was killed in September in 1969. His wife, Janet, 17 years old at the time, shot him to defend herself. Her case was sent to juvenile court.

FOIA Information


Letter 1 – "Records Destroyed"
Letter 2 – "Records Released; Records Destroyed; Three Files at NARA"
Letter 3 – "All Three NARA Files Unresponsive"

The following potentially responsive records have been destroyed:

157-LA-2945-6 (Civil Unrest)
157-LA-3518
176-LA-126
(Antiriot Laws)

Further documents may be forthcoming. Below are 122 pages of documents which were released to me responsive to this request. Many have been heavily redacted. For some reason, the FBI does not want to disclose the HQ file number, though it is most likely 105-HQ-165706.

Deleted Pages

Documents

SERIAL DATE DOCUMENT CROSS REFERENCES
[redacted]-26-106
157-LA-1618
1969 January 18 SAC Los Angeles to Director • Julius Carl Butler
• James Fazziola
• Ronald Gene Freeman
• John Jerome Huggins
• Ron Karenga
• Elmer Gerard Pratt
• Melvin Carl Smith
[redacted]-26-286 1969 May 14 LHM Black Panther Party • Julius Carl Butler
• Ronald Freeman
• Elmer Gerard Pratt
[redacted]-26-314 1969 June 12 LHM, Black Panther Party, Los Angeles Division, Racial Matters • Julius Carl Butler
• Ronald Freeman
• Raymond Hewitt
• Elmer Gerard Pratt
[redacted]-26-358
157-LA-1618
1969 July 23 SAC Los Angeles to Director • Shermont Le Grant Banks
• Rodney Barnette
• Marlon Brando
• Elaine Brown
• H. Rap Brown
• Julius Butler
• Alprentice Carter
• Eldridge Cleaver
• Donald Cox
• Frank Diggs
• Ronald Freeman
• Charles Garry
• Raymond Hewitt
• David Hilliard
• Ericka Huggins
• John Huggins
• Norman Jacobs
• Ron Karenga
• Marshall LNU
• Delmar Paul Mossett
• Huey P. Newton
• Melvin Newton
• Elmer Pratt
• Bobby Seale
• Melvin Carl Smith
[redacted]-26-368
157-LA-1618
11969 July 23 SAC Los Angeles to Director • Steve Bartholomew
• Elaine Brown
• Julius Carl Butler
• Alprentice Carter
• Eldridge Cleaver
• Donald Cox
• Frank Diggs
• Ronald Freeman
• Raymond Hewitt
• John Jerome Huggins
• Robert Lawrence
• Thomas Lewis
• Huey P. Newton
• Elmer Gerard Pratt
• Bobby Seale
• Melvin Carl Smith
[redacted]-26-449
157-LA-1618
1969 September 11 SAC Los Angeles to Director • Julius Butler
• Ronald Freeman
• Elmer Pratt
[redacted]-26-439 1969 September 15 SAC Seattle to Director
157-LA-4032 1969 September 19 Interview Summary • Elaine Brown
• Julius Butler
• Alprentice Carter
157-LA-1618 n.d.a Black Panther Party Members • Ronald Gene Freeman
• Melvin Carl Smith
157-LA-1618 n.d.b Black Panther Party Arrest Records • Welton Butch Armstead
n/a n.d.c Racial Matters – Black Panther Party • Elaine Brown
• Julius Butler
• John Huggins