Africana posters collection Edit


MSS 379 mapcase


  • 1965- (Creation)


  • 15 Linear Feet (Whole)
    501 posters :ill. (some col.)



  • Language of Materials

    Material is in Text on posters in: English, Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Ndonga, ChiChewa, Portuguese, Russian, Shona, Sotho, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrinya, Tswana, Xhosa, Zulu and other languages..

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Accession information unknown.

  • General

    Poster size varies.

  • Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

    African posters collection.

  • Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

    Africa poster collection.

  • Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title

    Africa posters collection.

  • General

    Posters cataloged individually.

  • Preferred Citation

    Poster name, MSS 379-Poster number, Africana posters collection, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • Scope and Contents

    A collection of posters from and about Africa from the 1960s onwards, including many of anti-apartheid movements and national liberation movements, on African elections in such countries as South Africa (1994- ), Malawi, and Ethiopia. Includes posters on diverse subejcts such as health and AIDS, women's rights, culture, sports, education, and of community organizations and MSU African Studies Center, and some movie posters.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.