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[CLEAVER, Leroy Eldridge] Wanted by the FBI: Interstate Flight - Assault with Intent to Commit Murder: Leroy Eldridge Cleaver. Washington DC: Federal Bureau of Investigation, 13 December 1968.

10.5 x 16 in. broadside (creases). 

Cleaver was a prominent writer, political activist, and early leader of the Black Panther Party. This Wanted poster was issued on December 13, 1968, in response to Cleaver's involvement in the raid on Oakland police officers in the aftermath of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination. 

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Wanted by the FBI: Bank Robbery; Conspiracy to Commit Bank Robbery, Mutulu Shakur. Washington DC: Federal Bureau of Investigation, 13 January 1984. 

11 x 17 in. broadside (creases, original punched holes with tape residue).

Mutulu Shakur (born Jeral Wayne Williams, b.1950), the stepfather of Tupac Shakur, is a political activist who was involved with the Revolutionary Action Movement (RAM), the Republic of New Afrika, and a former member of the Black Liberation Army. He was added to the FBI's most-wanted list for his involvement in a 1981 robbery of an armored truck in which two police officers died. Arrested in early 1986 and convicted in 1988, he remains incarcerated.

Provenance:Property from the Collection of Eric Majette Jr.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$219
02/18/2021

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