|Title||Birthday Benefit for Huey |
|Creator||Black Panther Party |
|Publisher/Affiliation||Black Panther Party |
|Place of Publication||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Notes||Alternative title: Free Huey, Minister of Defense, Black Panther Party|
Announces: Birthday benefit dinner for Huey Newton at "Club Elegant 1243 E Pike … February 17, 1970 8:00pm." Music by: "Occupation Soul." Featured speakers: "Preacherman--Patriot Party/Rainbow Coalition, Phil Burton--NAACP/BPP Attorney, Ida Foster--Welfare Mother." Films to be shown: "Bobby from Prison, May Day, Off the Pig." Slides show presentation: "On the B.P.P."
Quote from document: "We will not compromise with the people's right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness."
Background information: Huey Newton, cofounder with Bobby Seale of the Black Panther Party, was in prison for voluntary manslaughter of an Oakland police officer during the "Free Huey" campaign.
|Intended Purpose||Event publicity|
Human rights - general
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Racisim--United States|
Human rights--United States
|Subjects (LCSH)||Newton, Huey P.|
Black Panther Party
National Rainbow Coalition (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
|Geographic Coverage||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection|
|Digital ID Number||VTN037 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||DS559.62 W3 Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection, Box 4/6 |
|Physical Description||35 x 21.5 cm |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original text at 400 dpi in color, saved in JPEG format and resized to 600 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2004. |