po009. SS Sharpeville Massacre Tenth Anniversary

Description:

Poster publicising a re-enactment of the Sharpeville massacre in Trafalgar Square on 21 March 1970. Around 3,000 people watched as actors dressed as South African police took aim and people in the crowd fell to the ground. The event received wide media publicity. It was organised by the AAM and the United Nations Student Association.

Maker:
Anti-Apartheid Movement
Year:
1970
Format:
Poster
Copyright:
AAM Archives Committee
Holding Institution:
AAM Archive, Bodleian Library
Catalogue No:
MSS AAM 2512/1