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Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Auction:
3075B
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Discovery - 3075B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 09, 2018 4:00PM

Description:

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters, 1972.

Note: Shirley Anita Chisholm (1924-2005) was an American politician and educator. In 1968, she became the first African American woman elected to the United States Congress, representing New York's Twelfth Congressional District for seven terms. In 1972, she became the first African American candidate for a major party's nomination for President of the United States and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination.
Estimate $200-400


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Shirley Anita Chisholm, African-American women in politics, Brower Park, Chisholm, Democratic Party, Genealogy, National Congress of Black Women, Politics of the United States, Shirley, Shirley Chisholm, Surname, United States

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