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Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
oil paint and ink on plywood
H x W x D: 75 x 48 x 1/2 in. (190.5 x 121.9 x 1.3 cm)
mural paintings
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Seventh (7) of twelve (12) painted plywood panels from the Resurrection City mural that was created and displayed in the encampment on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. during the summer of 1968. Depicted in the upper left corner of this panel is the word "LO / VE" painted in red in large letters. The rest of the panel is covered in other text painted in brown, yellow, red, black, and green, including "PACHUCO POR VIDA", "DOWN WITH BLACK TRAITORS", SOCK IT TO ME", "NOT WAR", and "J.M. + L.B." This segment is from the lower left corner, third from the left.
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Art  Search this
Black geographies  Search this
Black power  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Vincent DeForest
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Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture