Flyer advertising an event about Portugal and African liberation

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Created by
Young Socialist Alliance, American, 1960 - 1992
Subject of
Plummer, Viola, American, born 1937
Manuel, Sam, American
Socialist Workers Party, American, founded 1938
Brooklyn College, American, founded 1930
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
Place depicted
Portugal, Europe
Date
October 1974
Description
This flyer advertising an event about Portugal and African liberation. The flyer is white with blue text and features a photograph of striking Luanda dock workers. The title is typed in all caps and reads: [PORTUGAL AND THE STRUGGLE FOR AFRICAN / LIBERATION]. Information about the event speakers, [Sam Manuel] and [Viola Plummer] is given on the left. Location and date information and the list of event sponsors are given at the bottom of the page. The back of the flyer is blank except for text in the center that reads [OCT 1(?) OCT 1974 / BROOKLYN COLLEGE].
Topic
African American
Activism
Africa
Black power
International affairs
Labor
Political organizations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.27.58
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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