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Emerson Graphics (fl. 1968) I am a man

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05954 Author/Creator: Emerson Graphics (fl. 1968) Place Written: San Francisco, California Type: Broadsides Date: circa 5 April 1968 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Printed in large red letters by Emerson Graphics. Includes an imprint of Tea Lautrec Litho., the word "Memphis," and the poster price written in small print at the bottom of the page. Refer to GLC06124 for another printing of this poster.

People: Emerson Graphics, fl. 1968.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Keywords/Subjects: Segregation, Civil Rights, African American History

Sub Era: The Sixties The Civil Rights Movement