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Rep. Parren Mitchell Demonstrating Against Apartheid, 1984

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Alternate title:Rep. Parren Mtchell walks with demonstrators near South African Embassy on Massachusetts Ave., Washington, D.C.
Summary:Parren Mitchell, an African-American alumnus of the University of Maryland, demonstrating against apartheid near the South African Embassy. He is wearing a sign around his neck reading "Free South African Political Prisoners." ca. 1981-1989.
Creator:Bob Stockfield
Century:1901-2000
Temporal subject: 1981-1990
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects:Alumni & alumnae
Apartheid
Demonstrations
Economic & social conditions
Mitchell, Parren J.
Protest movements
Saving & investment
Women
University of Maryland, College Park
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
University of Maryland
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Events
Collection:University AlbUM
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