Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9

Ebony Jr! issue featuring Norma Sklarek and Paul Williams

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  • Image for Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9
  • Image for Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9
  • Image for Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9
  • Image for Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9
  • Image for Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9
  • Image for Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No. 9
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Issued by
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942
Subject of
Sklarek, Norma Merrick, American, 1926 - 2012
Williams, Paul R., American, 1894 - 1980
Owned by
Sklarek, Norma Merrick, American, 1926 - 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9 3/4 × 6 1/2 × 1/8 in. (24.8 × 16.5 × 0.3 cm)
Type
periodicals
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Date
March 1983
Description
Issue of Ebony Jr! Vol. 10, No.9 from 1983. The cover has orange and white text for [EBONY JR!] at the top surrounded by geometric shapes. Bellow this is [DESIGNING IDEAS! LET’S BUILD!]. The center of the cover has an illustration of two (2) children. The child on the left is wearing a red sweater and yellow skirt with her arms raised. The child on the right is holding rolled drawings and a ruler in his arms. They are standing on a stylized graphic of the world with highlighted architectural features, including pyramids and skyscrapers. Articles in this issue include “Two Terrific Builders,” about Norma Sklarek and Paul Williams, and “Building a Career in Architecture.” There are games and stories throughout the magazine. The back cover is titled [EBONY JR! ART GALLERY] and has hand drawn pictures from different children.
Topic
African American
Architecture
Children
Mass media
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David Merrick Fairweather and Yvonne Goff
Object number
TA2018.23.4.1.6.6
Restrictions & Rights
© Johnson Publishing Company, Inc. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Archival Collections
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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