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Peekskill, New York - September, 1949.

ID Number: 21515
Maker: Lincoln Cushing
Technique: silkscreen
Date Made: 1984
Place Made: United States: California, Oakland
Measurements: 48.26 cm x 56.5 cm; 19 in x 22 1/4 in
Main Subject: Socialism & Communism; Racism
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Digitized: Y

Full Text:
Peekskill, New York - September, 1949. A crowd of twenty-five thousand leaving a Labor Day concert which included performances by Paul Robeson and Pete Seeger were diverted by police onto a dead-end road and attacked by a Ku Klux Klan-led mob.

Acquisition Number: 2004-057

Copyright Status:
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