Vigil and people with sign

Vigil and people with sign

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Seattle, Washington, United States
Undated, early 1986?
Type: Photograph
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
"NO" TO POLICE TERRORISM & PRETORIA'S DEATH SQUADS! IN BOPHUTHATSWANA: SHOT DEAD: 8-YEAR-OLD MOURNER AT FUNERAL OF S. BALOYI, ALSO SHOT DEAD…. SCORES WOUNDED. "MAN OF THE PEOPLE", AMPIE MAYISA KILLED VIGILANTES
Vigil against apartheid. At the vigil (from left) are Mary Ellen Buchanan, Leslie Sager, Donald Mumford, and Cece Beckwith. [Note on date: S Baloyi on the poster is most likely Solomon Baloyi whose funeral in Bophuthatswana was January 15, 1986. Ampie Mayisa, mentioned on a poster, was killed in January 1986.]
Collection: Southern Africa Solidarity in the U.S. Pacific Northwest (Selma Waldman collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections