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Michael Fleshman African solidarity T-shirt collection

Identifier: MSS 370 large

Scope and Contents

The nine T-shirts in this collection were produced by a number of U.S. organizations. Most relate to the struggle against apartheid in South Africa. One is in support of the struggle against military rule in Nigeria. Most of the T-shirts have been digitized and appear in the T-shirt collection of the African Activist Archive website.


  • Creation: approximately 1990-2008

Language of Materials

One T-shirt in English and Xhosa.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.


1 Linear Feet (1 box (9 T-shirts).) ; 25 x 43 x 33 cm.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Michael Fleshman in December, 2009

Table of Contents

Keep the pressure on apartheid -- Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika! -- Mobilize for global justice -- Chevwrong / Justice in Nigeria now, San Francisco -- End apartheid, vote for the people / Africa Fund (2 copies) -- South African women crush apartheid -- Resistance to corporate colonialism -- Eat the rich.

Processing Information

Processed by Jillian C. Coy in July 2013.

Finding Aid for the Michael Fleshman African solidarity T-shirt collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

MSU Libraries
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East Lansing MI 48823 USA