Mozambique: Posters regarding Independence & May 1st Workers Day celebrations: 'Cartazes 25 De Junho - Republica Popular De Mocambique'

Scope and Content

Folio of 14 loose colour posters celebrating both Mozambique's independence, and May 1st [International] Workers day. Items have been retained within their original enclosure titled ''Cartazes 25 De Junho - Republica Popular De Mocambique''.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Mozambican War of Independence was an armed conflict between the guerrilla forces of the Mozambique Liberation Front or FRELIMO (Frente de Libertação de Moçambique), and Portugal. The war officially started on September 25, 1964, and ended with a cease fire on September 8, 1974, resulting in a negotiated independence in 1975. [Source: Wikipedia, 13/12/2013]

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Acquisition Information

Donated by Subject Librarian (Peace, Development and Economic Studies) of Bradford University to SOAS Library on 25 November 2013.

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

Custodial History

Provenance and custodial history unknown.

Related Material

Related SOAS collections:

MS 380154 - FRELIMO (Frente de libertacao de mocambique) [Front for the Liberation of Mozambique]

MS 346184 - Portuguese Colonies Collection

Search for Mozambique within Christian Aid (CA) files

Search for Mozambique within Movement for Colonial Freedom (MCF) files

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