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    "Free Angela Davis" Poster.
    16.75" x 21.5"
    New York; circa 1971

    A large ink sketch of Angela Davis with large bold words reading "FREE ANGELA DAVIS". Produced by The New York Committee to Free Angela Davis.

    Davis was charged on August 14, 1970 with kidnapping and murder connected to the death of Judge Harold Haley. J. Edgar Hoover then put Davis on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list, making Davis the third women to be put on the list. Davis was arrested two months later, and held in jail for nearly two years. During her imprisonment, hundreds of local communities worked to secure her release.

    Condition: Light wear, with minor soiling along the lower left edge. Overall very good.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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