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The Jobless Negro

Published by
Workers Library Publishers, Inc., American, founded 1930
Written by
Lawson, Elizabeth, American
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 6 5/16 x 4 3/4 in. (16 x 12 cm)
Type
pamphlets
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Place made
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1933
Description
A pamphlet written by Elizabeth Lawson. The front cover of the pamphlet is black print on yellowed paper. Text at the top reads: [The Jobless Negro / by Elizabeth Lawson / Price 1¢]. Below the text is a black and white photograph of a man with his fist in the air. The pamphlet consists of sixteen pages of text, including the back cover. The back cover also contains publication information and a stamp for the Workers Book Shop.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Topic
Activism
Labor
Mass media
Politics (Practical)
Race discrimination
United States--History--1933-1945
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the family of Dr. Maurice Jackson and Laura Ginsburg
Object number
2010.55.21
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions

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