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Negro Digest, Volume 18, Number 9

  • Image for Negro Digest, Volume 18, Number 9
  • Image for Negro Digest, Volume 18, Number 9
2 images
Published by
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942
Owned by
Bailey, Jan, American, 1942 - 2010
Medium
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions
7 5/8 × 5 7/16 × 3/16 in. (19.4 × 13.8 × 0.5 cm)
Type
magazines (periodicals)
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
Date
1969
Description
Publication of "Negro Digest" with a cover featuring an image of a brass plaque created by the Edo peoples. The work has three (3) relief figures with ceremonial garb and accoutrements. Over top of the image is white text at the top, middle, and bottom, of the publication title, date, price and featured articles [Negro Digest/JULY 1969 A JOHNSON PUBLICATION 50¢/SWAHILI/AND/BLACK/AMERICANS/TOWARD A BLACK AESTHETIC/ARTICLES BY: ADDISON GAYLE JR. - STANLEY/CROUCH - SARAH WEBSTER FABIO - AND OTHERS].
Topic
Africa
African diaspora
Mass media
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.154.11
Restrictions & Rights
© Johnson Publishing Company. Permission required for use.

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