BPUM Liberator Returns Home / Fight Racism flyer

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Title

BPUM Liberator Returns Home / Fight Racism flyer

Description

Double-sided flyer for a December 22, 1969, event with Charles "Poppy" Sharp, chairman of the Black People's Unity Movement (BPUM) in Camden, sponsored by the United Black Front. The front of the flyer has an image of Sharp and event details. The back of the page reads "Fight Racism Support the Black Community" and tells Rutgers-Camden students to meet up at the front of the College Center 45 minutes before the event and walk to the Parkside Community Center together.

Date

1969-12-22

Language

English

Text (Transcript)

[front]

"Liberator" Returns Home
Brother Charles "Poppy" Sharp,
Chairman: B.P.U.M.
See Him! Hear Him!
Monday December 22, 1969 7:30 P.M.
Parkside Community Center 1701 Park Blvd.
Camden, New Jersey
Sponsored by
The United Black Front

[back]

FIGHT RACISM
SUPPORT
THE
BLACK COMMUNITY
THIS IS A CRITICAL POINT
IN CAMDEN'S HISTORY

YOUR SUPPORT AT THIS
TIME IS CRUCIAL
MEET: FRONT OF COLLEGE CENTER
TIME 6:45 MONDAY NIGHT DEC. 22
WE'LL GO TO
PARKSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER
TOGETHER

Repository

Special Collections, Paul Robeson Library, Rutgers University-Camden

Archival collection

Campus Ephemera Collection

Archival location

Folder 7: 1968-1969

Item Relations

Item: Memo about City in Crisis brochure / Fight Racism flyer is related to This Item

Citation

Black People's Unity Movement (BPUM), “BPUM Liberator Returns Home / Fight Racism flyer,” Rutgers Scarlet and Black Project, accessed May 8, 2021, https://www.scarletandblackproject.com/archive/items/show/933.