Placard calling for the raising of the minimum wage to $15

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  • Image for Placard calling for the raising of the minimum wage to $15
2 images
Created by
Socialist Alternative, American, founded 1986
Subject of
Gray, Freddie, American, 1990 - 2015
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 19 × 13 in. (48.3 × 33 cm)
Type
placards (information artifacts)
Place collected
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date
2015
Description
A placard, white with read ink creating text and image in the negative, that reads [RAISE THE / MINIMUM WAGE] at top left and [15 / NOW / .ORG] at bottom right. At bottom left is a depiction of a man in a hat with his fist raised in the air. There are no marks or text on the back.
Topic
African American
Activism
Communities
Justice
Labor
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.163.2
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
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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