Free Chol Soo Lee!
c. 1974
23.06 in HIGH x 17.50 in WIDE
(58.58 cm HIGH x 44.45 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

Poster printed with black ink on pale yellow paper.  "Free Chol See Lee!" is printed at top in large outlined font.  An image of a man's face behind bars fills the center of the page.  The "Ballad of Cho Soo Lee" by Anderson, Adachi, Kikuchi-Yngojo appears in small print below the image.  "Asian Pacific / Student Union / Supports Chol Soo Lee" is printed across the bottom of the page.
Lee was a Korean immigrant wrongfully convicted of a 1973 murder.While in prison he was further sentenced to death for a murder in self defense. Persistent community activism and legal support resulted in his release in 1983. [LMC]
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