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Ethiopian Poster Collection
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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Ethiopian poster collection
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.1922
    Physical Description: 8 Linear Feet (8 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1965-2010
    Language of Material: Amharic , English , French , Italian , Arabic , Swahili .

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 6872223 

    Scope and Contents

    Collection consists of posters on topics covering politics, religion, popular music, general health education, HIV/AIDS, tourism, commercial advertisement, film and television, sports and culture. The posters are mostly in full color with texts featuring Amharic, English, French, Italian, Arabic and Swahili languages in 3 scripts: mainly in Ethiopic and roman, with some also in Arabic.