Flier for the Black Community Survival Conference

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2 images
Created by
Black Panther Party, American, 1966 - 1982
Subject of
Seale, Bobby, American, born 1936
Huggins, Ericka, American, born 1948
Dellums, Ron, American, born 1935
Representative Julian Bond, American, 1940 - 2015
Eve, Arthur O., American, born 1933
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 × 20 in. (35.6 × 50.8 cm)
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Place depicted
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Berkeley, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1972
Description
Double-sided poster or flier advertising the 1972 Black Community Survival Conference with promotion provided by the Black Panther Party's Angela Davis People's Free Food Program. Printed in black and red on white paper. Each side features black & white photographs, black & red text and has [10,000 FREE BAGS OF / GROCERIES / (WITH CHICKENS / IN EVERY BAG)] at the top. One side features photographs of Angela Davis, Bobby Seale, Ron Dellums, and Ericka Huggins. It includes a list of conference speakers and a blank registration form. The other side features images of Ira Simmons, D'Army Bailey, Julian Bond, Rev. Charles Koen, Father Earl Neil, and The Persuasions (three images). Also pictured is a woman administering a medical test to two young boys next to the text [10,000 FREE / SICKLE CELL / ANEMIA TESTS / TO BE GIVEN / AT CONFERENCE].
Topic
African American
Activism
Black power
Communities
Health
Politics (Practical)
Poverty
Resistance
Social reform
Urban life
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.10
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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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