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Johnson Publishing Company, American, 1942 - 2019  Search this
Subject of:
Lucille Rich  Search this
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
ink on paper
H x W x D (Closed): 6 × 4 1/8 × 1/8 in. (15.2 × 10.5 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 6 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (15.2 × 21 × 0.3 cm)
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
September 8, 1955
An issue of Jet magazine from September 8, 1955. The cover features a photo of Lucille Rich surrounded by black and teal print. The inside has an article about Emmett Till on pages 3-4, titled: [Chicago boy, 14, Kidnaped (sic) by Mississippi Whites]. The cover has ink markings in three places.
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Colorism  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Elmer J. Whiting, III
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1955 Johnson Publishing Company
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture