Flyer announcing "free the Saso 9" protest

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Created by
Pan African Students Organization in the Americas, American, 1960 - 1977
Youth Against War & Fascism, American, founded 1961
Subject of
SASO 9, South Africa, 1974
South African Student Organisation, South African, 1968 - 1977
ink on paper
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
fliers (printed matter)
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Namibia, Africa
South Africa, Africa
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.
African American
Black power
International affairs
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture

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