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  • Collection: Voice Your Vote: The History of African Americans and the Right to Vote

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Voter Education Project poster featuring Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) in a boxing pose. Written on recto: It's your fight. Vote, it's the greatest equalizer.

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Voter Education Project poster depicting hands picking cotton and placing a ballot in a voting box. Written on recto: Hands that pick cotton...now can pick our public officials. Register and vote!

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Voter Education Project poster depicting a collage of protesters. Written on recto: Carry it on- register and vote.

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Voter Education Project poster depicting a no symbol over the word "excuse". Written on recto: Voting is a responsibility not just a right.

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Urban League poster depicting a hand breaking free of chains voting. Written on recto: Urban League march to the ballot box. Register. First class citizens vote!

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NAACP poster depicting a hand holding credit cards. Written on recto: Only one of these cards can make your vote count. Contact your local branch NAACP youth and college division. Don't cheat yourself. . .register to vote.

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Equal Rights Congress poster depicting various events in the struggle for civil rights. Written on recto: Defend the right to vote.

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Written on recto: Vote the Black slate. A great city needs great leadership.

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A Colored Democratic Campaign Committee poster depicting Democratic leaders in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Written on recto: "Tell them we are rising" by the help of the Democratic Party. Some of the 75 colored Philadelphia Democrats holding…

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A poster depicting a portrait of Carl Ware. Written on recto: Elect Carl Ware - President of Atlanta City Council. October 4th election. Paid for by the Carl Ware Campaign Committee, Lottie H. Watkins.
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