67 children murdered in Chicagoland in 1994

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    Sixty-seven children murdered in Chicagoland in 1994
    Accession Number
    Oversize 3.47
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    Date (text)
    Amos Kennedy
    Place Published
    York, Alabama

    67 floor cards in heavy brown paper stock document the death of 67 children in Chicago. The name of each child, their age at death, and means of death is on each card. Each card reads "It takes an entire community to murder a child" -- An African-American proverb. Cards designed to lay out on the floor; some cards missing.

    67 cards ; 21 x 21 cm.
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    Physical Collection
    Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection
    donation from the artist
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    The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on an Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension.
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