Posters stating "Straight Outta Patience" used at MMM 20th Anniversary

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Printed by
Justice or Else, American, founded 2015
Subject of
Million Man March, American, founded 1995
Medium
ink on poster board
Dimensions
H x W: 24 × 12 in. (61 × 30.5 cm)
Type
posters
Place collected
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2015
Description
Three "Straight Outta Patience" posters.
A white rectangular posters. The words [STRAIGHT] and [PATIENCE] are written in white text on black backgrounds. In the middle of those two words, [OUTTA] is written in black text on a white background. Below the word "patience" there is a black square with the "Justice...or Else!" logo inside of it. The black square is on a white background.
The logo has the shape of the U.S. Capitol building at the top. There is a line drawing of the Capitol in white. Below it there is a white rectangle. Inside it reads [JUSTICE.../OR/ELSE!] in white. There is a line between "Justice" and "Else" and the "Or" is in the center inside of a square. The "!" makes up a part of the rectangle that is around the words.
Below the rectangle it reads [20th ANNIVERSARY/THE MILLION MAN MARCH] in white, and below that it reads [JusticeOrElse.com] in yellow.
The backs of the signs are solid white. The back of 2015.251.4.3 has small tears and creases along one of the edges.
Topic
African American
Activism
Civil rights
Justice
Local and regional
Men
Race relations
Social reform
United States--History--2001-
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.251.4.1-.3
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Million Man March Anniversary Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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