Posters

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    • 1961 Freedom Riders

    • Poster. Created by Joseph Portiglione and Eric Etheridge. 2010.
      Mississippi mugshots of the 328 courageous Freedom Riders of 1961.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Time Periods: People’s Movement: 1961 - 1974, 20th Century | Themes: Civil Rights Movements, Laws & Citizen Rights, Racism & Racial Identity |
    • ABC's of Organizing Poster

    • Poster. By Ricardo Levins-Morales.
      Tips and tactics of organizing.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: Art & Music, Labor, Organizing | Reading Levels: Grades 3-5
    • Bayard Rustin Poster

    • Poster. By Ricardo Levins-Morales.
      Bayard Rustin was long time peace activist, labor organizer, and civil rights activist.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Time Periods: People’s Movement: 1961 - 1974, 20th Century | Themes: Civil Rights Movements, Labor, Organizing |
    • Celebrate People's History: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution

    • Book – Non-fiction. Edited by Josh MacPhee. 2010. 256 pages.
      A visual representation of people’s history through political posters.

    • Resource Types: Books: Non-Fiction, Posters | Time Periods: All US History | Themes: Art & Music, Organizing | Reading Levels: Grades 6-8, High School
    • Flint Sit-Down Strike, 1936-1937

    • Poster. By Dylan Miner.
      Informational poster about Roscoe Van Zandt and the Flint Sit-In Strike.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Time Periods: Prosperity, Depression, & World War II: 1920 - 1944, 20th Century | Themes: African American, Labor, Organizing |
    • Gays in History

    • Poster. By Laurie Casagrande.
      Features 10 well-known women and men in the arts who were gay or lesbian from throughout history.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: LGBT |
    • Indigenous Heroes

    • Poster.
      Features eight indigenous heroes.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: Native American |
    • The Labor Movement

    • Poster. By Ricardo Levins-Morales.
      Poster describes the positive impact of the labor movement.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: Labor, Organizing |
    • Lies My Teacher Told Me About Christopher Columbus (Poster and Booklet) | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History
    • Lies My Teacher Told Me About Christopher Columbus

    • Poster and booklet. By James W. Loewen. 2006; updated 2014. 64 pages.
      Graphic corrective to the traditional textbook narratives about Columbus.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Time Periods: Colonization: 1492 - 1764 | Themes: Native American |
    • A People's History of the United States: The Wall Charts

    • Booklet and 2-Poster Set. By Howard Zinn and George Kirschner. 2007.
      Visual timelines of U.S. history presented thematically and chronologically.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Time Periods: All US History | Themes: Organizing | Reading Levels: Grades 6-8, High School
    • Peter's World Map

    • Poster. 2006. 35″ x 50″. An equal area map with accurate sizes and proportions.

    • Resource Types: Posters |
    • Study History

    • Poster. By Ricardo Levins Morales. 11″ x 15″.
      Beautiful illustration on the connection between history and our future.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: Art & Music |
    • What's Up? South! World Map

    • Poster.
      This full-color map flips the script, leading the viewer to re-examine what’s on top and why.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: World History/Global Studies |
    • Woody Guthrie Poster

    • Poster. By Ricardo Levins-Morales.
      Woody Guthrie image of and quote.

    • Resource Types: Posters | Themes: Art & Music, Organizing | Reading Levels: Grades 6-8