Sign from Women's March on Washington with "Respeta mi existencia..."

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Printed by
The Amplifier Foundation, American
Designed by
Garcia, Victoria, Mexican American, born 1991
Subject of
Women's March, American, founded 2017
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 24 × 18 1/16 in. (61 × 45.8 cm)
Type
posters
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2017
Description
Poster from the 2017 Women’s March on Washington. The printed poster has a black background with white text which reads [RESPETA MI / EXISTENCIA / O ESPERA / RESISTENCIA] in Spanish, which translates as "Respect My Existence or Expect Resistance." The woman power logo is in red at the center bottom. At the bottom right in red is [@WOMENSMARCH + THEAMPLIFIERFOUNDATION.ORG + VICTORIA GARCIA]. The design is repeated on both sides.
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
2017.85.2
Restrictions & Rights
© Victoria Garcia. Permission required for use.
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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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