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1990

  • Work on this object began.

1993

  • We acquired this object.

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Poster, If Society Can Provide Housing...?, 1990

This is a Poster. It is dated 1990 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Karrie Jacobs. It is credited Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs.

Its dimensions are

62.8 × 45.8 cm (24 3/4 × 18 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Other text: "In the United States, we take better care of convicted killers than we do homeless people. / Help us correct this injustice. Call the Coalition for the Homeless at 460-8110."

Cite this object as

Poster, If Society Can Provide Housing...?, 1990; USA; lithograph on paper; 62.8 × 45.8 cm (24 3/4 × 18 1/16 in.); Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs; 1993-53-120

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