2010.54.9158

Second Class Veterans
Late 20th - Early 21st Century
16.00 in HIGH x 20.00 in WIDE
(40.64 cm HIGH x 50.80 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.9158

Bottom center: "San Francisco Veterans Equity Center / 1099 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 Telephone No. 415-255-2347 / 'Second Class Vetereans' is available for exhibition. Please contact Rick Rocamora- rbrocamora@earthlink.net". | Bottom right corner: "'Allied printing Union Label' logo 147 / inkworks".

Poster is printed on white paper.Poster has a gray background with a white boarder. At the top left id black text that reads: "Second Class Veterans / Filipino World War II Veterans in America / Photographs By Rick Rocamora". In the niddle of the poster are ten squares, each with a photgraph from the show depicting veterans in different situations including living on the street. Below the images is black text that reads: "Fifty years of injustice still burn in their hearts and in their memories. They want justice in their last years. It is time that this / country adequately recognize their contributions, recognize the injustice, and act to correct it. We must do this to establish / our honor--and the honor and dignity of these veterans. Congressman Bob Filner--50th District, California".
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