Sign from Women's March on Washington with Martin Luther King Jr. quote

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Women's March, American, founded 2017
Medium
markers, ink, tape on Fome-Cor (TM)
Dimensions
H x W: 11 × 29 1/8 in. (28 × 74 cm)
Type
posters
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2017
Description
Handwritten poster from the 2017 March on Washington. The white poster has purple text which reads [We need leaders not in love with, / money but in love with justice / Not in love with publicity but / IN LOVE WITH HUMANITY. – Martin / Luther / King Jr. [smaller]]. The poster has a blue and green tape border with metallic detailing. The reverse has a repeating back print for United Industries.
Topic
African American
Activism
Feminism
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
Resistance
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2017.85.20
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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