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Poster protesting the Vietnam War made by the SMC

Created by
Student Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam, 1966 - 1973
Medium
colored ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 17 x 11 in. (43.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type
political posters
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Southeast Asia, Asia
Date
1971
Description
A green poster with white and blue text created by the Student Mobilization Committee to End the War is S.E. Asia. At center, a political cartoon depicting Richard Nixon as Lemuel Gulliver and members of the Student Mobilization Committee as Lilliputians tying Nixon down with ropes. The poster's text provides information about an anti-war march and a day of commemoration for the victims of official violence at Kent State and Jackson State.
Topic
African American
Activism
International affairs
Political organizations
Politics (Practical)
United States--History--1969-2001
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.10.2
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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