Poster, "I Am A Man"

Poster, "I Am A Man"

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Description
The “I Am A Man” poster was originally designed for the Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike. This poster was used during the Poor People’s Campaign in Washington, D.C., during summer 1968.
Object Name
poster
referenced
United States: Tennessee, Memphis
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
white, red (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 28 in x 22 in; 71.12 cm x 55.88 cm
ID Number
PL.279881.22
accession number
279881
catalog number
279881.22
subject
cs
Protest
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
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Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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