Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
The Michael J. Bowen collection of Black exploitation film posters and pressbooks consists of about 150 items of printed advertising material, representing 100 different American films produced during the 1970s. The bulk of the collection represents the "Blaxploitation" or Black exploitation film genre, but the collection also represents other Black-oriented concert films, art films, comedies, and melodramas.
Clare Victor Dwiggins (1874-1958) was an author, illustrator, and syndicated cartoonist. The collection (1932-1958) consists of manuscript illustrations, sketches and drawings, WWII posters, publicity, books, and biographical material.
Ben Linder (1959-1987) was an American mechanical engineer who worked in San Jose de Bocay, Nicaragua from 1983 until his death by the Contras on April 28, 1987. The collection includes correspondence, diaries, articles on political and engineering subjects, photographs, and the Linder family’s records, all of which reflect Linder’s humanitarian work, his political activism, and the impact his death had on American foreign policy debates and within the general public sphere.
This collection contains posters acquired by John P. Nichols during his study abroad residency as a student in Granada, Andalusia, Spain during early 1980s. The topics of the advertising posters include politics, cultural activities, education, religion, commerce, and tourism.
This artificial collection comprises propaganda posters and magazine covers, created primarily during World War I and World War II.