Poster advocating for Angela Davis

Created by
New York Committee to Free Davis, Angela, American, founded 1971
Subject of
Davis, Angela, American, born 1944
Date
ca. 1971
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 17 1/16 × 15 1/4 in. (43.4 × 38.7 cm)
H x W (sheet): 21 7/16 × 16 11/16 in. (54.4 × 42.4 cm)
Description
This poster depicts Angela Davis, shown from the chest up. Wearing a shirt with a zig zag pattern, she turns her head to her right. Below the image is black text that reads "FREE ANGELA DAVIS NOW! / New York Committee to free Angela Davis. 29 West 15th ST. 7th Floor/ New York, N.Y. 10011. 929 2010."
Place made
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Type
posters
Topic
Activism
Black power
Justice
Political organizations
United States--History--1969-2001
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.12
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5895a2395-a7aa-4abd-84d0-54fccf8dc1a4
2 image(s)