Women! Free Our Sisters

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  • Image for Women! Free Our Sisters
  • Image for Women! Free Our Sisters
3 images
Created by
New England Women's Liberation, American, 1963 - 1981
Black Panther Party of Connecticut
Subject of
Black Panther Party, American, 1966 - 1982
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 22 3/4 x 16 1/2 in. (57.8 x 41.9 cm)
Type
posters
Place used
Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date
November 1969
Description
Black and white poster featuring an image of protesting women and a list of demands. This poster was used to announce a protest scheduled for November 22, 1969 orchestrated by the N.E. Women's Liberation and the Black Panther Party of Connecticut in support of six female Black Panthers who were being held in Niantic Connecticut State Women's Prison.
Topic
African American
Feminism
Justice
Race relations
Social reform
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.26.5
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
Exhibition
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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