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They Shall Not Die!: Stop the Legal Lynching!: The Story of Scottsboro in Pictures

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Catalog Data:
Published by:
Workers Library Publishers, Inc., American, founded 1930
Written by:
League of Struggle for Negro Rights, American, 1930 - 1935
Illustrated by:
Anton Refregier, Russian American, 1905 - 1979
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 9/16 x 4 15/16 in. (19.2 x 12.6 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1932
Description:
A pamphlet printed on white paper in black ink with the words “They Shall Not Die! / Stop the Legal Lynching! / The Story of Scottsboro in Pictures” printed at the top. The image at center of the cover depicts a black man and a white man chopping down a tree labeled LYNCHING. The date, publisher and illustrator’s name are listed in the bottom left corner of the pamphlet.
Topic:
African American
Civil Rights
Justice
Mass media
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the family of Dr. Maurice Jackson and Laura Ginsburg
Object number:
2010.55.39
Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture