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Published by:
Young Lords Party, American, founded 1969  Search this
Subject of:
Pedro Albizu Campos, Puerto Rican, 1891 - 1965  Search this
Emiliano Zapata, Mexican, 1879 - 1919  Search this
Jose Cha Cha Jimenez, born 1948  Search this
Puerto Rican Nationalist Party, Puerto Rican, founded 1922  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 18 × 11 9/16 in. (45.7 × 29.4 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place depicted:
Puerto Rico, United States, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Place made:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Puerto Rico, United States, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
July 2, 1971
Description:
El Young Lord newspaper, volume 1, number 5 from July 2, 1971. The front cover of the newspaper has a dark plum colored, central rectangle covering the whole of the page. In the lower two-thirds of the cover is a drawn graphic of a profile portrait of Pedro Albizu Campos. The profile is stylized with dark areas and negative spaces creating the contours of the face. In the lower right corner is the artist's signature [ANTHONY]. Above the image in the upper left is black text in Spanish that reads: ["PARA QUITARNOS LA PATRIA / PRIMERO TIENEN QUE QUITARNOS / LA VIDA" / PEDRO ALBIZU CAMPOS / 1890-1965]. At the top is the mast head in black with white text that reads: [EL YOUNG LORD / LATIN LIBERATION NEWS SERVICE / OFFICIAL ORGAN OF THE YOUNG LORDS / PUBLISHED WEEKLY / VOLUME 1 NUMBER 5 / 25 CENTS / MINISTRY OF INFORMATION / BOX 5024 / MILWAUKEE WISCONSIN 53204]. On either side of the mast head are black, graphic depictions of two men, the man on the left is Albizu Campos and the man on the right is Emiliano Zapata]. In the upper right quadrant above the central portrait and below the mast head is a black and white image of Jose Cha Cha Jimenez. The paper consists of fifteen pages in both English and Spanish.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Multilingual communication  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.109.7.11
Restrictions & 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
Movement:
Young Lords Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5647ecae7-f95f-474a-a136-45fc3c150860
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.109.7.11