by Hunter College Black Student Union, American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
November or early December 1971
Publisher: American Committee on Africa, Hunter College Black Student Union
1 page
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Leaflet advertising an event at which Robert Van Lierop and Bob Fletcher will report with slides and tapes on five weeks with FRELIMO in liberated Mozambique. Robert Van Lierop, a Black American lawyer and Board member of the American Committee on Africa, and Bob Fletcher, a free-lance photographer, have just returned from a trip to Niassa Province in liberated Mozambique to create a film on the progress in the military strugg1e against Portuguese colonialism and the building of a new society in free Mozambique. A photograph on the leaflet has this caption: "A FRELIMO unit shot down this French-built Allouette helicopter in the Cabo Delgado province of Mozambique on July 14 this year. The helicopter was hit by a mortar shell when troops were disembarking from it."
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections