Save the Sharpeville six

Save the Sharpeville six

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by Anti-Apartheid Movement
London, United Kingdom
1988
Type: Poster
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United Kingdom
Language: English
No to Apartheid Executions, Join the Campaign
Poster produced for the campaign to save the lives of the Sharpeville Six who were sentenced to death after joining a demonstration at which a black deputy mayor was killed. The six were reprieved in July 1988 after spending two and a half years on death row. SATIS (Southern Africa – the Imprisoned Society). This image was provided by the AAM Archives Committee.
Used by permission of the Anti-Apartheid Movement Archives Committee.
Collection: Anti-Apartheid Movement Archives, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House, Oxford University, Oxford, UK