adolescent

Stop the FBI Witch Hunt!
1988 - 2010

Poster is made of 2 11x 17 sheets of white paper pasted together horizontally. Poster is printed with text and images in black. The top edge of the poster has the text: "Stop the FBI Witch Hunt...

An Urgent Call to our Angry, Discouraged, Worried and Recently Disenfranchised Fellow-Americans
nd

Poster is printed on tan paper with text and images in black. The upper right corner has text in small font: "In post-Chicago / post-election America / it looks like / the name of the game / will...

1983 Bill of Rights Day Celebration
1983

Poster is printed on gray paper with text and images in brown. The top edge of the poster has the text: " 'We must ensure that this will never happen again to any American / just because he looks...

Pastor Niemoller (victim of the Nazis).
n.d.

Poster has a black background with a white and green border overall. The top of the poster has text in green: " 'First they came for the Jews/ and I did not speak out- / because I was not a Jew...

Pastor Niemoller (victim of the Nazis).
n.d.

Poster has a black background with a white and green border overall. The top of the poster has text in green: " 'First they came for the Jews/ and I did not speak out- / because I was not a Jew...

1975
1975

The top of the poster has four horizontal bands of color that resemble large brushstrokes watercolor, they are stacked atop one another and are colored from top to bottom: blue, purple, yellow,...

Grand Jury
1970-1986

Poster has a yellow background with green and red text. Poster is split with the left side showing a person being questioned by two lawyers in front of a Grand Jury, and being recorded by the FBI...

An American Tradition
c. 1990

Poster has a white background with gray and blue text. Poster has several images against a background of words including civil rights, suggrage, labor unions, farm workers, etc. At the top in an...

Books Scared Them
c. 1974

Poster has a white background with black text. At the top is an image of fabric with the Nazi's symbol on it. Below the image the text reads, "Books scared them./ You'be got a right to read. Don't...

Beaux-Arts Ball
1983

Poster has a white background with black, green, yellow, and red text. Main image is of a jester's face, eyes closed, red lips, black lines down the eylids. Below the image the poster reads, "The...

Protect The Rights Of All Californians: Retain the Justices
1986

Poster has a blue background with white text. Towards the center are four photographs each with its own caption. Clockwise from the top left: Suastez v. Plastic Dress-up Co (photograph by Jane...

Stop SB-1!
1973
Civil Disobedience
c. 1985

Poster has a white background with gray text. Behind the text is an image of a man, Henry David Thoreau. Text is entitled Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau. At the top in the gray box text...

Military Intelligence: Rulers of the New World Order
c. 1990

Poster has a white background with black text. In the center is an image bordered by a measuring stick pattern. Image shows terrain with smoking holes and two U.S. soldiers with tiny heads and...

Many Voices, Many Books...Strength Through Diversity
1982-2005

Poster has a white background with black text. There are four main images: at the top is an image of a man in profile wearing a turban, to the bottom right is an image of a woman and child in...

Libraries Are the Second Defense of Freedom - Reading is the First
1990-2002

Poster has a blue background with yellow text and an image of an eagle. Poster reads, "Libraries are the second defense of freedom - Reading is the first."

Article 9: Freedom From Arbitrary Arrest Or Exile
1998

Poster has a white background with black text. In the center is an image of a person being handcuffed by a police officer. Poster reads at the top, "Article 9/ Freedom from arbitrary arrest or...

Article 14: The Right to Asylum in Other Countries from Persecution
1998

Poster has a white background with black text. In the center is an image of people carrying heavy loads and walking down a path. Poster reads, "Article 14/ The right to asylum in other countries...

Article 25: The Right to an Adequate Standard of Living
1998

Poster has a white background with black text. Main image is of a person curled up next to a wall with a cup in front of him/her with a heart on it. Poster reads at the top, "Article 25/ The right...

Magna Carta
Late 20th Century
Translation of King John's Magna Carta, A.D. 1215
1965

Poster has four columns of text. Poster reads at the top, "Translation of King John's Magna Carta, A.D. 1215/ (In the Charter itself the clauses are not numbered, and the text reads continuously...

Bill of Rights
Late 20th Century

Facsimile of the bill of rights with 12 articles. At the bottom are the signatures of Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg, Speaker of the House of Representatives and John Adams, Vice President of the...

ACLU of Northern California: 50th Year
1984

Poster has an excerpt from the first issue of ACLU News, January 1936 with an image of people marching while drumming and holding the American flag at the top. To the right left of the image reads...

Bill of Rights
1948

Facsimile of the bill of rights with 12 articles. At the bottom are the signatures of Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg, Speaker of the House of Representatives and John Adams, Vice President of the...

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