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Handkerchief with World War II Double V campaign design

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DESCRIZIONE

A red, white, and blue linen square handkerchief promoting the Double V campaign of World War II. The white fabric is printed with red and blue dye to create a design of three (3) vertical stripes colored from left to right in red, white, and blue. The blue and red stripes have a block letter "V" in white at the center, with two (2) white five-pointed stars, one each above and below the V. The center white stripe has eight (8) five-pointed stars printed in two colums of four alternating in red and blue. The fabric has a machine-stitched rolled hem and the printed design can be seen on both sides of the fabric.
Medium: synthetic dye on linen
Dimensions: H x W x D: 12 3/8 × 12 1/4 × 1/16 in. (31.4 × 31.1 × 0.2 cm)
Object number: 2015.97.24
Credit Line: Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Subject of: Pittsburgh Courier, American, 1907 - 1965
Manufactured by: Unidentified
Place: United States, North and Central America
Data Source: National Museum of African American History and Culture

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ARGOMENTI : # in Opere interdisciplinari di consultazione e informazione / Studi interdisciplinari / Studi sulla comunicazione /
Scienze umane / Storia / Storia militare / Seconda Guerra Mondiale /
Società e scienze sociali / Società e cultura / Politica / Problemi e processi sociali / Studi sui mezzi di comunicazione di massa / Gruppi sociali / Controllo politico e libertà / Attivismo politico / Discriminazione sociale / Diritti umani / Studi etnografici / Minoranze etniche e multiculturalismo / Diritti civili e cittadinanza
PAESI : USA (Stati Uniti d'America)
TAG : tag: handkerchiefs , African American , activism , Civil Rights , Mass Media , military , segregation , World War II
DATAZIONE: 1942 - 1945