Poster reading "WE ARE ALL TRAYVON MARTIN!" used at Baltimore protests

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Created by
Justice-4-Trayvon Martin, Maryland Local Organizing Committee
Subject of
Trayvon Martin, American, 1995 - 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 22 × 17 1/4 in. (55.9 × 43.8 cm)
Type
placards (information artifacts)
Place used
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date
March 2012
Description
This protest poster demands justice for Trayvon Martin. The poster is white but has an ink- printed yellow background. The alternating red and black text reads [WE ARE / ALL / TRAYVON / MARTIN! / Justice-4-Trayvon.org / Baltimore & Maryland LOC / CALL: 443-469-7265]. A photograph of Martin in a hoodie is in the top right corner of the poster. The back of the poster is blank.
Topic
African American
Activism
Children
Civil rights
Justice
Local and regional
Race relations
Resistance
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Sharon Marie Black
Object number
2016.59.6
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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