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Text, Photographs, and Research: Martin Melaugh
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Examples of Republican Posters, 1980s

Image Details
Title: Women
Date: 1982
Produced by: Sinn Féin Department of Women's Affairs
Main text within image: 'International Women's Day'
Description: A poster highlighting the part played by women in the Republican Movement.
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Title: Easter Commemoration (1)
Date: 1983 (?)
Produced by: Republican Movement
Main text within image: 'Easter'
Description: A poster advertising the annual Easter Rising commemoration.
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Title: Easter Commemoration (2)
Date: 1989(?)
Produced by: Republican Movement
Main text within image: 'Easter'
Description: A poster advertising the annual Easter Rising commemoration.
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Title: Derry Festival
Date: 1989
Produced by: 20 20 Vision (?)
Main text within image: 'Derry Festival of Democracy and Change'
Description: A poster highlighting a series of events to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 'Battle of the Bogside' in August 1969.
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Title: Anti-UDR Poster
Date: 1980s (?)
Produced by: Republican Movement
Main text within image: 'The Loyalist Murderers'
Description: A poster highlighting Republican claims of crimes committed by members of the Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) and the UDR's close association with Loyalist paramilitary groups.
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Date: 1980s (?)
Produced by: Republican Movement
Main text within image: 'Danger: HM Govt. Will Seriously Damage Your Health'
Description: A poster highlighting the use of plastic bullets. This poster was also used as a Sinn Féinn Election poster.
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Title: Easter 1916
Date: 1980s (?)
Produced by: Republican Movement
Main text within image: 'How Would They Fare Today?'
Description: A poster containing pictures of the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. The poster draws an implict comparision between the leaders of the Easter Rising with those of the current Republican Movement.
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Title: John Lennon
Date: 1980s (?)
Produced by: (?)
Main text within image: 'John Lennon 1940-1980'
Description: A photograph of John Lennon carring a poster in support of the IRA.
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