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Free Huey! Support the Panthers! [page 1 of 2]

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Creator:Black Panthers
Creator:Black Student Union
Creator:Students for a Democratic Society
Title:Free Huey! Support the Panthers! [page 1 of 2]

Announces: HUB Ballroom, 12:30 PM, "the SDS guerilla theater group will present a skit about the Panthers and about Three Days in May." Followed by "Off the Pig," from Newsreel films, 12:45, HUB Ballroom.

Quote from document: "Malcolm X preceded Huey P. Newton like John the Baptist preceded Jesus Christ." (Bobby Seale quoting Eldridge Cleaver)

Sponsered by: Black Panther Party, BSU and UW SDS

Background information: "[Off the Pig] is one of the first films made about the Panthers. It contains interviews with Party leaders Huey Newton and Eldridge Cleaver describing why the Party was formed and what its goals are. It also includes footage of Panther recruitment, training and the Party's original 10 Point Program laid out by Chairman Bobby Seale. l968 - 20 minutes." (From the Newsreel film archives at http://www.newsreel.us)

Note on date: 1969 is penciled on document.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Subjects:Newton, Huey P.--Imprisonment | Cleaver, Eldridge, 1935-1998 | Seale, Bobby, 1936- | Civil rights demonstrations--Washington (State)--Seattle | Black Panther Party | Racism--United States | University of Washington | Seattle (Wash.) | King County (Wash.)
Collection:Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection
Institution:University of Washington's Libraries
Contributors:University of Washington. Libraries. Special Collections Division | University of Washington. Libraries. Digital Initiatives | Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection (University of Washington. Libraries)
Online Publisher:[Seattle, Wash.] : University of Washington Digital Initiatives | 2001/2003
Original Material:

35 x 21.5 cm

Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection, Box 1/6. University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division

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Forms part of the Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection

Persistent Link to Item:https://content.lib.washington.edu/u?/protests,42