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    Angela Davis Broadsides (2) by Sherman.
    Two broadsides featuring Angela Davis, produced for the 20th Convention of the Communist Party USA (CPUSA) in New York, in February 1972. Includes:

    "The World Defends Angela" Broadside.
    10" x 16"
    New York; February 18-21, 1972.

    Featuring a black and white artistic sketch of Davis, looking over a globe. The artist has signed the upper right corner "Sherman 72". Produced for the Communist Party Convention.

    "I Am A Black Woman Communist."
    8.75" x 16.5"
    New York; February 18-21, 1972.

    Featuring a sketched portrait of Davis, with a quote printed below her that reads, "I am a black woman Communist. The corrupt government of this country could not accept such a combination. This is why they launch an effort to murder me." The artist has signed the upper right corner "Sherman 72". Produced for the Communist Party Convention.

    Condition: A small crease at the right edge of "The World Defends Angela" poster. Else, both are in very good condition.


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    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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