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Published by:
Abdul Basit Naeem, Pakistani  Search this
Edited by:
Abdul Basit Naeem, Pakistani  Search this
Subject of:
Zainab Sharrieff, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 8 ¾ x 5 ¾ in (22.22 x 14.60 cm)
Type:
magazines
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Egypt, North Africa, Africa
Egypt, Middle East, Africa
Date:
1956
Description:
This magazine cover depicts a young woman in the light colored uniform and headscarf of the Nation of Islam. In the bottom right corner of the photograph are the words "A young Chicago Moslem/ Sister Zainab Sharrieff" in green text. In the left upper corner is a green rectangle with white text that reads "Moslem World & The U.S.A." There is a white margin along the bottom with text in green and black letters that read "Oct. - Nov. / December/ 1956 /SPECIAL ISSUE /Read Inside: SUEZ - Egypt's Waterway/ The Teachings of Mr. Elijah Muhammad / Moslems 'Invade' Georgia. Islam."
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Nation of Islam  Search this
Religion  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.150.11.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Lloyd W. Yearwood
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd512285c95-027d-4bd3-9e8d-c1421307d004
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.150.11.13