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May 25, 2022

50 Years of Protest Posters, Photos, and Flyers Scanned for the Cincinnati Public Library’s Digital Collection

Written by Clarity Amrein, Community Content Coordinator, Genealogy & Local History Department, Downtown Main Library

Over 50 years of protest posters, photos, slides, and flyers from the community organization Over-the-Rhine People’s Movement are coming to CHPL’s Digital Library, opens a new window.

The images, part of the upcoming Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) exhibit, Artist Run Spaces, include protest posters, photos, slides, and flyers from fifty years of organizing work by the community organization Over-the-Rhine People’s Movement. The images are now available for high resolution viewing on the Library’s Digital Library, opens a new window.

Produced by the Storefronts art collaborative based out of the Miami University Center for Community Engagement in Over-the-Rhine, the exhibit People Moving: Stories and action from 50 years of the Over-the-Rhine People’s Movement runs from May 27, 2022 to September 11, 2022 at the CAC.

You can read much more at: https://cincinnatilibrary.org/blogs/post/over-the-rhine-peoples-movement/.