po166. ‘South Africa Must Be Free’ demonstration
Poster publicising a student demonstration in Trafalgar Square on 19 October 1985. Hundreds of students staged a sit-down protest in front of the South African Embassy as part of a national week of student anti-apartheid action. More than 300 colleges all over the country took part in the week. Several Barclays branches were occupied by demonstrators and the NUS renamed its north London headquarters Nelson Mandela House.
|National Union of Students and Anti-Apartheid Movement
|AAM Archives Committee
|AAM Archive, Bodleian Library
|MSS AAM 2512/3/4