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Published by:
The National Guardian, American, 1948 - 1992  Search this
Photograph by:
George Cohen, American, born 1941  Search this
Subject of:
Pan African Students Organization in the Americas, American, 1960 - 1977  Search this
South African Student Organisation, South African, 1968 - 1977  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 5 11/16 × 9 1/16 in. (14.4 × 23 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
South Africa, Africa
Date:
1970s
Description:
This two-toned print depicts protesters carrying posters protesting apartheid. The posters are large and read: [APARTHEID IS: / EXPLOITATION, / RACISM-GENOCIDE] and [THE SASO 9 / THE SWAPO 6 / THE NUSAS 2 / AND AL APARTHEID PRISONERS / PAN AFRICAN STUDENTS ORG. IN THE AMERICAS / WITH (ILLEGIBLE) & FASCISM]. The photograph is credited to [Guardian photo: George Cohen]. The photograph is printed on white printer paper. The back of the page is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Africa  Search this
Black power  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Photography  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:
2015.97.27.20
Restrictions & Rights:
© George Cohen. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Pan Africanism
Anti-apartheid movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd567824dbb-ce16-4f68-a253-9eabd8a2a56d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.20