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Don't Tread on DC!

Don't Tread on DC!

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Description
A poster protesting Congressional involvement in DC affairs. In 1973 the District of Columbia had the ability to run certain aspects of local governenment but Congress has oversight. Washington, DC has no representation in Congress.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sign
date made
2011
05-2011
used date
05-11
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 16 in x 25 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 64.77 cm
ID Number
2011.0105.01
accession number
2011.0150
catalog number
2011.0150.01
Credit Line
Smihsonian
subject
Statehood
U.S. Congress
U.S. National Government, legislative branch
Citizenship
Voting Rights
See more items in
Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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