Flyer advertising Astracarnaval

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Created by
Washington Square Church, American, 1842 - 2004
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1976
Description
This flyer advertises the Astracarnaval with capoeira. The flyer is white with black text and features two photographs of drummers beating their drum. The flyer reads [WASHINGTON SQUARE CHURCH / presents / ASTRACARNAVAL / MUSIC & DANCE OF BRAZIL / capoeira / cica duduca jelom / loremil machado ula / tuit moreno nacho mena / antonio zepeda / mon. nov. 22nd 8p.m. / 133 w. 4s. $3]. The back of the flyer is blank except for the text written in the bottom right corner that reads [1976]. 1976 is written twice but the first date is crossed out.
Topic
African American
Activism
Communities
Dance
Music
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.27.298
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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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