"2, 3, Many Boston Tea Parties" Poster | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society

Poster

"2, 3, Many Boston Tea Parties" Poster

"2, 3, Many Boston Tea Parties" Poster | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society
Social action poster depicting the Boston Tea Party. The Caption reads, "Sam Adams never actually said this, but he and his Sons of Liberty (those early Yippies complete with Indian beads and warpaint) put together that famous guerrilla theater action against British imperialism that turned colonial Boston upside-down on December 17, 1773..and you know what that led to!" A portrait of Sam Adams is on the right, with a word bubble that states, "2, 3, Many Boston Tea Parties!!" There is an illustration of the Boston Tea party on the bottom right.
DESCRIPTION
Social action poster depicting the Boston Tea Party. The Caption reads, "Sam Adams never actually said this, but he and his Sons of Liberty (those early Yippies complete with Indian beads and warpaint) put together that famous guerrilla theater action against British imperialism that turned colonial Boston upside-down on December 17, 1773..and you know what that led to!" A portrait of Sam Adams is on the right, with a word bubble that states, "2, 3, Many Boston Tea Parties!!" There is an illustration of the Boston Tea party on the bottom right.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:117640
Creation Date:date unknown
Creator Name:Unknown
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Collection Name:Social Action Poster Collection, circa 1965-circa 1990 (bulk 1970s-1980s)
Genre:Poster
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 4829, Box 5, Folder 2
Original Dimensions:10 x 15 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Civil Rights & Human Rights — Civil Rights
SUBJECTS
Portraits
Men
Political posters
Politicians
Ships
Drawing

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