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A poster used in the Poor People's Campaign. The Poor People's Campaign was motivated by the social and economic injustices that affected 22-33% of the population. Poor People's Campaign was a mulit-racial event with African Americans, White Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans and Native Americans taking part. Resurrection City was a shanty town built on the National Mall, It was in existence for six weeks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Poster
ID Number
PL.279881.03.f
accession number
279881
catalog number
279881.03.f
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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