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Published by:
Johnson Publishing Company, American, 1942 - 2019  Search this
Edited by:
John Harold Johnson, American, 1918 - 2005  Search this
Written by:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, American, 1892 - 1973  Search this
ink on paper with metal
H x W x D (Closed): 7 3/4 × 5 3/8 × 5/16 in. (19.7 × 13.7 × 0.8 cm)
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
August 1943
Negro Digest, volume 1, number 10. Featured articles include, [What Now for the Negro?] by Paul Robeson, [Africa at the Peace Table] by W. E. B. Du Bois, and [What America Means to Me] by Pearl Buck in the book section. The front cover has a maroon banner with the mast head at top that reads [NEGRO DIGEST] in centered, white block lettering. A dark yellow, vertical banner runs down the binding edge, with a white circle with [25¢] printed in the center in maroon type. The main body of front cover is an off-white field with maroon type, with the subtitle of the magazine, [A Magazine Of Negro Comment], centered at the top, between two dark yellow lines in maroon type. The rest of the off-white field features the table of contents of the magazine, including a roundtable discussion, twenty-six (26) articles and a book section with corresponding authors and page numbers listed. There is a maroon banner at the bottom with [AUGUST 1943] centered in white type. This magazine issue has ninety-eight (98) pages, are off-white with black type throughout, and has some graphics and black and white images included. The back cover has a thin maroon banner running along the top, and a thin yellow banner running along the bottom. Centered below the maroon banner is an off-white field with a title printed at the top that reads [Extra Money For You] followed by four (4) paragraphs of text below.
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Courtesy of Johnson Publishing Company, LLC
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© Johnson Publishing Company, Inc
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