Sign from Women's March on Washington with “Women’s Rights Transcend Borders"

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2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Women's March, American, founded 2017
Medium
markers on poster board, carboard, duct tape
Dimensions
H x W (sign): 17 3/8 × 16 3/4 in. (44.2 × 42.6 cm)
H x W (sign with handle): 27 1/16 × 16 3/4 in. (68.8 × 42.6 cm)
Type
posters
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Netherlands, Europe
Canada, North and Central America
Date
2017
Description
Handwritten poster from the 2017 Women’s March on Washington with a cardboard handle. The white poster has black text which reads [W?MEN’S / RIGHTS / TRANSCEND / B?RDERS]. At the bottom are hand drawn flags for Canada and the Netherlands with text for [ON THE MARCH]. Both sides of the poster have the same message.
Topic
African American
Activism
Feminism
International affairs
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
Resistance
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2017.85.12
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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