Sign from Women's March on Washington with “...I’m an Immigrant and an American"

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2 images
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Women's March, American, founded 2017
Medium
markers on Fome-Cor (TM)
Dimensions
H x W: 19 7/8 × 30 1/16 in. (50.5 × 76.3 cm)
Type
posters
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2017
Description
Handwritten poster from the 2017 Women’s March on Washington. The poster has handwritten black, red, and blue marker on the white background. The poster has black and red text which reads [Because I’m / an IMMIGRANT / AND [underlined in blue] / an AMERICAN]. “Immigrant and American” are larger and in red. The lower right corner has [#whyImarch] in blue. The other side has black, blue and red ink which reads [Because my filipino daughter / deserves / = TREATMENT / + / OPPORTUNITIES / as her white father / #whyimarch #thefutureis?].
Topic
African American
Activism
Feminism
Immigration
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
Resistance
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2017.85.13
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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