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Vieques Libre
  • Dave Buchen, artist
    active: United States, United States
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Vieques Libre, 2012
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 431 x 280 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 15/16 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.077

Image depicting a group of figures in front of a military outpost, executed in red and blue. Descriptive text at bottom of image. Text refers to the expropriation of the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, by the United States Navy and the eventually successful protests to reclaim the island after a native resident was killed.