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Protest sign depicting President Johnson dangling puppet Japanese prime minister and dropping bombs on Vietnam

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Title:
Protest sign depicting President Johnson dangling puppet Japanese prime minister and dropping bombs on Vietnam
Description:
Protest sign leaning up against gate, with airhorns around it. Sign depicts President Johnson dangling puppet Japanese prime minister and dropping bombs of "peace" and "freedom" on Vietnam. From an anti-Vietnam War protest. From a series of photographs in Tokyo, Japan.
Photographer:
Sommer, Mark
Date:
May 1968
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Black-and-white negatives
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Mark Sommer Papers
Series:
Series 3. Photographs
Subjects:
Demonstrations
Anti-war demonstrations
Political posters
War posters
Description and travel
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Protest movements
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Places:
Japan
Tokyo (Japan)
Extent:
1 photograph
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Tokyo (Japan)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums973-s03-n01-i010