National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963
C. M. Battey, American, 1873 - 1927
ink on paper
9 5/8 x 6 3/4 x 1/16 in. (24.4 x 17.1 x 0.2 cm)
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
The November 1919 (Vol. 19 No. 1) issue of The Crisis. The front cover features a portrait of a woman taken by photographer Cornelius Battey. The portrait is a black-and-white photograph featuring a woman with a lace collar looking at the camera. Her hair is pulled back. There are approximately 34 pages.
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bobbie Ross in memory of Elizabeth Dillard