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Published by:
Workers Library Publishers, Inc., American, founded 1930  Search this
Written by:
Elizabeth Lawson, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 5/16 x 4 3/4 in. (16 x 12 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1933
Description:
A pamphlet written by Elizabeth Lawson. The front cover of the pamphlet is black print on yellowed paper. Text at the top reads: [The Jobless Negro / by Elizabeth Lawson / Price 1ยข]. Below the text is a black and white photograph of a man with his fist in the air. The pamphlet consists of sixteen pages of text, including the back cover. The back cover also contains publication information and a stamp for the Workers Book Shop.
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
U.S. History, 1933-1945  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the family of Dr. Maurice Jackson and Laura Ginsburg
Object number:
2010.55.21
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55d11365f-aa27-472c-a563-0f9777b0f3cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.55.21