The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2

  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
  • Image for The Crisis Vol. 16 No. 2
26 images
Published by
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909
Edited by
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963
Illustrated by
Jones, Robert Edmond, American, 1887 - 1954
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9 5/8 × 6 13/16 × 1/8 in. (24.4 × 17.3 × 0.3 cm)
Type
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
June 1918
Description
The June 1918 (Vol. 16 No. 2) "Soldiers Issue" of The Crisis. The front cover features an image of a soldier standing at attention modeled after a poster painted by Robert Edmond Jones for the Circle for Negro War Relief. The image depicts a male soldier in uniform standing at attention with a rifle resting on his right shoulder. There is a blue circle behind the upper-half of the soldier’s body and red and blue stripes along the edges of each side. There are approximately 48 pages.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Topic
African American
Literature
Mass media
Politics (Practical)
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bobbie Ross in memory of Elizabeth Dillard
Object number
2012.84.8
Restrictions & Rights
Public Domain
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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