Freedom is Everybody's Job! The Crime of the Government Against the Negro People: Summation in the Trial of the 11 Communist leaders

Written by
Crockett, George W. Jr., American, 1909 - 1997
Published by
National Non-partisan Committee to Defend the Rights of the 12 Communist Leaders, American, founded 1949
Date
1949
Medium
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8 3/8 × 5 1/2 × 1/16 in. (21.3 × 14 × 0.1 cm)
Description
Pamphlet of "Freedom is Everybody's Job!" by George Crockett. The pamphlet has a glossy cover sheet with the interior pages secured with two staples in the spine. There is a black and white image in the bottom left of the author wearing a suit and glasses on the front cover. The text on the front cover is printed inside a layered black border with the exception of the price of ten cents (10¢) in the lower right corner. The black text at the top reads [FREEDOM / IS / Everybody's Job!]. Below this text between two parallel black lines is [The Crime of the Government / Against the Negro People] in italics. [Summation in the Trials of / the 11 Communist leaders / BY / GEORGE / W. / CROCKETT, Jr.] is printed in smaller front in the lower right. The document is sixteen pages and contains "About the Author" and "Introduction" pages before the summation. The last page lists the officers of the "National / Non-Partisan Committee / TO DEFEND THE RIGHTS OF / THE 12 COMMUNIST LEADERS" and the back cover has information to order a copy of the pamphlet.
Place printed
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Type
pamphlets
Topic
Activism
Freedom
Government
Justice
Law
Political organizations
Politics
U.S. History, 1945-1953
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Stokes/Washington Family
Object number
2017.14.1
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cc987ddc-bb1e-49dc-af77-659841ed134f