Placard with "STOP RACISM NOW" message

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Commissioned by
National Organization for Women, American, founded 1966
Manufactured by
Unidentified
Medium
ink, paper, cardboard
Dimensions
23 × 23 × 1/8 in. (58.4 × 58.4 × 0.3 cm)
Type
placards (information artifacts)
Date
late 20th century
Description
A round cardboard placard covered on each side with white paper bearing red text,: [STOP / RACISM / NOW]. The logo of the National Organization for Women forms the "O" in "NOW." The logo features text arranged to form a circle and reads [NOW / NATIONAL / ORGANIZATION / FOR WOMEN]. Centered at the bottom is the Allied Printing Trades Council label flanked by a circled [R] on the left and the number [134] on the right.
Topic
African American
Associations and institutions
Civil rights
Race relations
Resistance
United States--History--1961-1969
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.14
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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