On View
1968 & Beyond Gallery
Exhibition
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
Created by
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957
Subject of
Rev. Dr. Lowery, Joseph Echols, American, 1921 - 2020
Date
ca. 1988
Medium
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
L x W: 21 7/8 x 14 in. (55.6 x 35.6 cm)
Description
Poster with white background and black text that reads [SCLC] at the top followed by a photographic portrait of Martin Luther King, Jr. within a circle reading [SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE] around the outside and a round photographic portrait of Joseph F. Lowery. Beneath the portraits is black text reading [Jobs! / Justice! / Peace! / SCLC / Joseph F. Lowery, President]. There are two small holes punched at the top of the poster for hanging.
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Type
posters
Topic
Activism
American South
Civil rights
Justice
Labor
Political organizations
Politics
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number
2011.109.6
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd531d7e5b2-5294-4165-b8ab-d30b9783a2cf
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