Poster promoting March and Rally for Peace, April 27, 1968

Printed by
Allied Printing Trades Council, founded 1911
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 22 1/8 x 15 3/4 in. (56.2 x 40 cm)
Type
posters
Place depicted
Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Viet Nam, Asia
Date
1968
Description
A black and white poster advertising the March and Rally for Peace. The poster features four people holding signs protesting the Vietnam War. The top of the poster is printed with white text that reads: [HELP END / DEMONSTRATIONS]. At the bottom text reads: [END THE WAR] along with information about the meeting time and place of the march. There is also a small Allied Printing Trades Council mark in the lower right hand corner. The back has a handwritten inscription that reads: [1968 US].
Topic
African American
Activism
Communication
International affairs
Justice
Politics (Practical)
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.178.8
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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