Lot 109: 4 Items: Chisholm for Pres., Belleville School
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Black Americana] 4 Items. ++ Advertising poster: Y. M. W. D. A. Sponsors Benefit Drive For Belleville Industrial School And Orphanage Home/ Featuring Bishop Plummer And His Singers/ Roanoke Auditorium March 7th-8 P.M. - Adm. 50c/ Reserve Seats For White People. Image in center is a group photo of a black choir (mostly young men, some young women). [C. 1920s to 1931. Bishop Plummer died in 1931.] 21 3/4 x 13 3/4 in. Contemporary, slightly stiff backing. Marginal chip at upper left, very good. ++ Campaign poster: Bring U.S. Together/ Vote Chisholm 1972/ Unbought And Unbossed. Shows a headshot of Chisholm seated. Printed in margin at lower right: N.G. Slater Corp. 220 W. 19th St.-NYC-10011. 14 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. Tape marks, stains, tear to center-right, creasing. ++ Shirley Chisholm campaign pamphlet (Z-fold, 4 leaves, 8 pages). ++ Bumper Sticker: Shirley Chisholm For President. Orange lettering against a black background. Lower right: columbia adv co. jamaica, ny. Minor wear, very good.