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1970

  • Work on this object began.

1990

  • Work on this object ended.

1993

  • We acquired this object.

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Poster, U.S. Out of the Middle East, ca. 1980

This is a Poster. It is dated ca. 1980 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

56.9 × 44.3 cm (22 3/8 × 17 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Imprinted in ink: "From the people who brought you the war in Vietnam, the contras in Nicaragua, death squads in El Salvador, the occupied West Bank and Gaza, the invasions of Panama and Grenada, the invasion of Lebanon, the bombing of Libya..." Imprinted in white ink at BC: "Produced by: Prairie Fire Organizing Committee.../Additional copies available from Liberation Graphics..."

Cite this object as

Poster, U.S. Out of the Middle East, ca. 1980; USA; lithograph on paper; 56.9 × 44.3 cm (22 3/8 × 17 7/16 in.); Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs; 1993-53-41

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