placard

placard

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Description
A poster used at Resurrection City, sponsored by the American Federation of Teachers, AFT. Resurrection City was a shanty town built on the National Mall in Washington, DC as part of the Poor People's Campaign in 1968.
Object Name
Placard
date made
1968
associated date
1968
associated institution
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
American Federation of Teachers
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 13 in; 91.44 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
1979.0735.04
accession number
1979.0735
catalog number
1979.0735.04
Credit Line
Smithsonian
subject
History, Reform Movements, Black, Civil Rights
History, Reform Movements, Economic Protest
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Political and Military History: Political History
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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