Black Political Posters at the Oakland Museum of California

Emory Douglas - "Afro-American Solidarity with Oppressed People of the World"

Today we’re highlighting  the Oakland Museum of California’s All of Us or None (AOUON) archive.  The archive comprises a collection of over 24,500 political posters from modern American progressive movements dating from 1965 to the present.

You can check out a sample of their holdings related to African American political movements HERE.

And for more on Emory Davis, the prolific graphic designer who served as the Black Panther Party’s Minister of Culture, click HERE.

About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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