Michael Fleshman African solidarity T-shirt collection Edit


MSS 370 large


  • approximately 1990-2008 (Creation)


  • 1 Linear Feet (Whole)
    1 box (9 T-shirts).



  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research.

  • 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.

  • Preferred Citation

    Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Michael Fleshman African solidarity T-shirt collection, MSS 370, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Donated by Michael Fleshman in December, 2009

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Jillian C. Coy in July 2013.

  • Scope and Contents

    The nine T-shirts in this collection were produced by a number of U.S. organizations. Most relate to the struggle against apartheid in South Africa. One is in support of the struggle against military rule in Nigeria. Most of the T-shirts have been digitized and appear in the T-shirt collection of the African Activist Archive website.

  • Language of Materials

    One T-shirt in English and Xhosa.

  • Table of Contents

    Keep the pressure on apartheid -- Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika! -- Mobilize for global justice -- Chevwrong / Justice in Nigeria now, San Francisco -- End apartheid, vote for the people / Africa Fund (2 copies) -- South African women crush apartheid -- Resistance to corporate colonialism -- Eat the rich.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.