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ZANU Solidarity Committee, American  Search this
Medical Committee for Human Rights, American, founded 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Zimbabwe African National Union, Zimbabwean, 1963 - 1987  Search this
Herbert Ushewokunze, Zimbabwean  Search this
ink on paper
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Zimbabwe, Africa
May 5, 1978
This flyer advertises a Health in Zimbabwe program in New York City. The flyer is white with black text and features a photograph of malnourished people in the top right corner. The title is typed next to the photograph and reads: [HEALTH IN / ZIMBABWE / (RHODESHIA) / LIBERATION / STRUGGLE]. In the center of the page, is information that DR. H. Ushewokunze, the Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU) Health Secretary will be speaking on the ZANU health system and a new film on Zimbabwean refugees will be screened. The location and date information are typed at the bottom: [Celebrate the 12th Anniversary of CHIMURENGA / SPONSORS: ZANU Solidarity Committee, Medical Committee for Human Rights / ENDORSERS: Fightback-Harlem, Guardian, Black American Law Students Association]. The back of the flyer is blank except for handwritten text in the bottom left corner that reads: [1978].
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Africa  Search this
Black power  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Film  Search this
Health  Search this
International affairs  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Pan Africanism
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National Museum of African American History and Culture