Yippie! Celebration of Creativity Chicago 1968 Event Flyer w/Phil Ochs, Fugs
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Original 8&1/2 x 11" concert/event flyer for a "Celebration of Creativity and Mixed-Media Protest Exhibit", a Yippie-sponsored gathering held at the Chicago (IL) Coliseum on 8/27/1968, featuring appearances by Phil Ochs, Dick Gregory, the Fugs, Allen Ginsburg, Nazz (with Todd Rundgren), Pete Seeger and the Holocaust No-Dance Band. (*possibly cancelled, I could not find any other references to the event anywhere)
Designer unknown/not credited, thin flat stock mimeographed event flyer is in used (B-) condition; there are a number of semi-pronounced folds/bends, tape stains along the top/bottom margins, handling wear/creasing, edge/corner-tip wear... definitely a used/worn example, but it's the ONLY one I have ever seen.
Very strange-looking artifact for an event that coincided (or was to coincide) with the '68 Democratic Convention in Chicago... pretty interesting historical document.