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A poster created by Reverend Ronald Schupp when the Dalai Lama visited the Chicago Field Museum on August 28, 1999. The Dalai Lama is a title given to the foremost spiritual leader of the Gelug, the "Yellow Hat" school of Tibetan Buddhism." He is seen as a symbol for unification for state of Tibet. Free Tibet is a non-profit, non-government organization founded in 1987 that "advocates for a Free Tibet in which Tibetans are able to determine their own future and the human rights of all are respected."
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Object Name
Date made
used date
August 28, 1999
Schupp, Ronald I.
associated place
China: Tibet
Physical Description
red; white; yellow; purple; blue; green; brown (overall color)
paper (overall material)
overall: 28 in x 22 in; 71.12 cm x 55.88 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Rev. Ronald I. Schupp
Protest and Civil Disobedience
March, Rally, Demonstration, or Other
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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