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Africa : posters and ephemera
M2520  
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Description
This collection consists of posters, calendars, flipbooks, voting forms, maps, an umbrella and other ephemera from various countries throughout Africa. A majority of the posters deal with topics such as corruption; health, specifically how to wash hands and avoid diseases such as ebola and HIV; elections; and womens’ rights. The materials come from various countries in Africa such as Zambia, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ghana, Senegal, Swaziland, Ethiopia, Namibia, Madagascar and South Africa. The posters are in a number of languages including Swahili, French, and English.
Extent
13.5 Linear Feet (29 map folders, 3 flat boxes, 1 tube)
Restrictions
While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.
Availability
Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.