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Bouvier, Elizabeth : Collection of Radical and Leftist Posters, circa 1960-1990


Quantity

85 posters and 1 document case

Provenance

These materials were donated to the Archives and Special Collections Department of the Healey Library at the University of Massachusetts Boston Library by Elizabeth Bouvier in August, 2005.

Biography

Elizabeth Bouvier is an activist and a founding member of the Cambridge Women’s Center and has been active in a wide range of leftist political issues and movements.

Scope and Content

This collection of various radical, leftist posters and flyers dates from circa 1960 to 1990, and pertains to such issues as women’s rights, gay rights, child labor and other miscellaneous movements surrounding peace and justice, social change, and leftist activism. Some of the materials also cover anti-war movements, as well as issues of solidarity and support for international social movements and issues.