Black Enterprise, Volume 20, No. 9

  • Image for Black Enterprise, Volume 20, No. 9
  • Image for Black Enterprise, Volume 20, No. 9
  • Image for Black Enterprise, Volume 20, No. 9
  • Image for Black Enterprise, Volume 20, No. 9
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Published by
Earl G. Graves Publishing Co., Inc., American, founded 1969
Subject of
Black Enterprise, American, founded 1970
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product) with metal
Dimensions
H x W x D (2014.76.12.11a (Closed)): 10 13/16 × 8 1/8 × 1/8 in. (27.5 × 20.6 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (2014.76.12.11b (Open)): 10 13/16 × 16 5/16 × 1/8 in. (27.5 × 41.4 × 0.3 cm)
H x W: 4 1/4 × 5 7/8 in. (10.8 × 14.9 cm)
Type
magazines (periodicals)
Date
1990
Description
2014.76.12.11a: An issue of Black Enterprise magazine, April 1990, Volume 20, No. 9. The front cover header in white type reads: [BLACK / ENTERPRISE / APRIL 1990 $1.95] and in yellow type: [PLANNING FOR YOUR RETIREMENT]. Underneath the header there is a color image of a man standing behind a woman who sits behind an architectural model. The man has his hands on the woman’s shoulders and the woman has her proper right hand over the man’s proper left hand. Yellow type on the left side of the front cover reads: [COPRENEURS / Partners In / Marriage And / Business]. White type in the bottom left corner identifies the people in the image and reads: [Bill and Ivenue / Stanley run / an architectural / firm in Atlanta]. There is a white mailing address sticker with black type, which is partially blacked out, positioned upside down in the bottom left corner. The interior pages, ninety-six in total, are off-white paper with black type, and both black-and-white and color images and drawings. The contents of the magazine include economic articles, lifestyle articles, and advertisements. The back cover is an advertisement for Benson & Hedges cigarettes. The advertisement consists of three images of men and women sitting, talking on the phone, laughing, and smoking cigarettes. Black type in the advertisement reads: [For people who like to smoke… / Benson & Hedges].
2014.76.12.11b: A mail-in card that fell loose from the magazine.
Topic
African American
Business
Families
Mass media
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.76.12.11ab
Restrictions & Rights
© Black Enterprise Magazine. Permission required for use.
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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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