Jet Vol. XXXIV No. 5

Image for Jet Vol. XXXIV No. 5
Published by
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942
Subject of
Rev. Abernathy, Ralph David, American, 1926 - 1990
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 6 x 4 1/8 in. (15.2 x 10.5 cm)
Type
magazines (periodicals)
Date
May 9, 1968
Description
An issue of Jet magazine, May 9, 1968. The cover features a photo of a rally at a black college with white, black, and orange text that reads: JET / Ralph Abernathy Talks About Poor People's March / Black Students Revolt / Special Report On Student Unrest At Black Colleges]. There is an advertisement on page 63 for the "In Search of Freedom" record.
Topic
African American
Activism
Advertising
Civil rights
Education
Mass media
Resistance
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Elmer J. Whiting, III
Object number
2011.17.28
Restrictions & Rights
© 1968 Johnson Publishing Company. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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