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Atenco Aguanta
  • Melanie Cervantes, artist
    born: Harbor City, California, United States ; active: United States
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Atenco Aguanta, 2009
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 434 x 281 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/16 x 11 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.059

Image depicting a crowd of people with weapons, executed in brown and yellow. Descriptive text at bottom of image. Text refers to the civil unrest in San Salvador Atenco and the people’s resistance to central government.