Pan African flags used at the Million Man March 20th Anniversary

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  • Image for Pan African flags used at the Million Man March 20th Anniversary
  • Image for Pan African flags used at the Million Man March 20th Anniversary
  • Image for Pan African flags used at the Million Man March 20th Anniversary
4 images
Subject of
Million Man March, American, founded 1995
Medium
polyester, wood, and plastic
Dimensions
H x W (2015.251.8.1): 24 × 17 1/2 in. (61 × 44.5 cm)
H x W (2015.251.8.2): 24 × 18 in. (61 × 45.7 cm)
Type
flags
Place collected
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2015
Description
Two Pan-African flags.
Rectangular flag with a tan, thin, wooden, rounded pole and a gold plastic pointed finial at the top. There is white fabric around the pole. The rest of the flag has three horizontal stripes, red, black, and green (from top to bottom).
Each pole has a white rectangular sticker that reads [MADE IN CHINA] in black.
2015.251.8.1 has some red stitching in the green section at the bottom.
Topic
African American
Politics (Practical)
Race relations
United States--History--2001-
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.251.8.1-.2
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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