Flyer announcing "free the Saso 9" protest

Created by
Pan African Students Organization in the Americas, American, 1960 - 1977
Youth Against War & Fascism, American, founded 1961
Subject of
South African Student Organisation, South African, 1968 - 1977
Date
1976
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Description
This flyer announces a demonstration in support of freeing the Saso 9 and the Namibia 3. The title reads: ['Free the Saso 9' / these women face death!! / FREE THE NAMIBIA THREE]. Below the title is an illustration of the Namibia Three. Information regarding the protest is at the bottom left corner of the flyer and reads: [DEMONSTRATE! / SAT MAR 20th, 1976. / Assemble at British Mission, 845 3 Av./ 52 St. 1P.M. / Assemble at South Africa Airways, 65 5th Ave. / 3 P.M. / VICTORY TO THE AFRICAN MASSES / Sponsored by PASOA, YAWF, AYM, (partial list)]. The back of the flyer is blank.
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Namibia, Africa
South Africa, Africa
Zimbabwe, Africa
Angola, Central Africa, Africa
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement
Pan Africanism
Anti-apartheid movements
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Topic
Activism
Africa
Black power
Decolonization
International affairs
U.S. History, 1969-2001
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.27.3
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bfb71973-0776-418b-acdb-1d7d8bafa062
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