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Negro Digest, Volume 18, Number 9

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Catalog Data:
Published by:
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942
Owned by:
Jan Bailey, 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)
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:
African American
Africa
African diaspora
Mass media
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.154.11
Rights:
© Johnson Publishing Company. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture