African American

“Description of a Slave Ship”

“Description of a Slave Ship”

Information Graphics14
Thomas Clarkson1
“Julia” (TV series) title sequence

“Julia” (TV series) title sequence

Title sequence28
Hal Kanter1
“Seven Passages to a Flight”

“Seven Passages to a Flight”

Textiles11
Faith Ringgold16Brighton Press, San Diego, CA1
“Poem counterpoem”

“Poem counterpoem”

Publication cover27
Margaret Danner2Dudley Randall2
“Bronner Bros. Southeastern Beauty Trade Show”

“Bronner Bros. Southeastern Beauty Trade Show”

Catalog36
“Dixie Down Beat”

“Dixie Down Beat”

Album Art105
Emmett McBain14Mercury Records3
No Justice, No Peace: LA 1992

No Justice, No Peace: LA 1992 7

Exhibition12
Tyree Boyd-Pates1
“Black is Beautiful”

“Black is Beautiful”

Poster697
Edith Paul Marshall1
The Space Music of Sun Ra and His Space ARKestra

The Space Music of Sun Ra and His Space ARKestra

Flyer/poster15
“Creative Juices”

“Creative Juices”

Invitation15
Emmett McBain14The Black Eye 1
Coming to Our Senses: Body and Spirit in the Hidden History of the West, paperback cover

Coming to Our Senses: Body and Spirit in the Hidden History of the West, paperback cover

Publication cover27
Leo and Diane Dillon13
“One Man One Vote” SNCC Poster

“One Man One Vote” SNCC Poster

Poster697
Danny Lyon6Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee6
“Racism Chains Both”

“Racism Chains Both”

Poster697
Hugo Gillert1
The Colored American Magazine, August 1901; Vol. 3, No. 4; “Midsummer Fiction Number”

The Colored American Magazine, August 1901; Vol. 3, No. 4; “Midsummer Fiction Number”

Magazine211
The Colored Co-operative Publishing Company1
magazine cover

magazine cover

Magazine211
featuring Kenny Washington2first Black NFL player2
Leich Electric Brochure

Leich Electric Brochure

Brochure28
Eugene Winslow8Leich Electric Company1
“Life and Career of Barbara Proctor”

“Life and Career of Barbara Proctor”

Video20
CNN1
Greyhound Line Ad In Honor of Martin Luther King

Greyhound Line Ad In Honor of Martin Luther King

Advertising108
Johnson Publishing Company12
BLK Magazine V2, No. 7

BLK Magazine V2, No. 7

Magazine Cover34
Alan Bell5
“Power to the People”

“Power to the People”

Poster697
Original maquette for the 1982 Cultural Freebee Jam flyer, with the printed flyer

Original maquette for the 1982 Cultural Freebee Jam flyer, with the printed flyer

Flyer/poster15
Viking Press (New York) 2
“Come Let Us Build a New World Together”

“Come Let Us Build a New World Together”

Poster697
Mark Suckle1Danny Lyon6
“NOW” poster

“NOW” poster

Poster697
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee6Danny Lyon6
IBM Ad In Honor of Martin Luther King

IBM Ad In Honor of Martin Luther King

Advertising108
Johnson Publishing Company12
“God’s Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse”

“God’s Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse”2

Book264
Viking Press (New York) 2
Chicago Black ABCs

Chicago Black ABCs7

Poster697
Society for Visual Education1Chicago Public Schools1
Cover of Charles Dawson’s ABCs of Great Negroes

Cover of Charles Dawson’s ABCs of Great Negroes

Hardcover Book2
Charles C. Dawson2Dawson Publishers2
“Woman Free Yourself”

“Woman Free Yourself”

Poster697
Faith Ringgold16
Afrikan Alphabets

Afrikan Alphabets3

Book264
Saki Mafundikwa2Mark Batty1
Book cover of “The Story of the American Negro” by Ina Corinne Brown (second edition)

Book cover of “The Story of the American Negro” by Ina Corinne Brown (second edition)

Book264
Louise E. Jefferson9Friendship Press2
Negro Digest

Negro Digest

Article501
Sylvia Abernathy4
“We real cool”

“We real cool”

Flyer42
Gwendolyn Brooks2Cledie Taylor2
Sun Ra, Space Is The Place

Sun Ra, Space Is The Place

Album Art105
Señora Brown1
First World Premier Issue

First World Premier Issue

Magazine211
Emmett McBain14First World Foundation 1
Group of 13 NAACP pinback buttons

Group of 13 NAACP pinback buttons

Pin6
12 Anniversary Emancipation

12 Anniversary Emancipation

Poster697
Unknown41
Barbara Proctor presenting campaign

Barbara Proctor presenting campaign

Photograph44
“Saint Nigger”

“Saint Nigger”

Publication cover27
C. E. Cannon1Cledie Taylor2
“Free Angela Davis” Poster from the Soviet Union

“Free Angela Davis” Poster from the Soviet Union

Poster697
Tymofiy Lyashchuk1
“For Sale,” Poster

“For Sale,” Poster

Poster697
Bradford & Archie Boston3Jerry Trafficanda3
Whirlwind is a Spirit Dancing, book cover

Whirlwind is a Spirit Dancing, book cover

Publication cover27
Leo and Diane Dillon13
Graphic: OSPAAAL

Graphic: OSPAAAL

Poster697
OSPAAAL3
“Black velvet”

“Black velvet”

Publication cover27
B.L. Carpenter1Everett Hoagland1
football trading card

football trading card3

Trading Cards4
featuring Kenny Washington2first Black NFL player2
Survey Graphic, Nov 1942; “Color: Unfinished Business of Democracy. Negroes, U. S. A., The New World, The Old World”

Survey Graphic, Nov 1942; “Color: Unfinished Business of Democracy. Negroes, U. S. A., The New World, The Old World”

Magazine211
Survey Associates, Inc.5
The Crisis, Vol. 24; No. 1, May 1922

The Crisis, Vol. 24; No. 1, May 19222

Magazine211
Albert Smith1NAACP?1
Juneteenth

Juneteenth2

Book264
Cardon Webb1Ralph Ellison1
Sketch for “A Century of Negro Progress” Ad

Sketch for “A Century of Negro Progress” Ad

Eugene Winslow8American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority2
Centennial of Negro Progress Exposition

Centennial of Negro Progress Exposition

Brochure28
Eugene Winslow8American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority2
A Night-Club Map of Harlem

A Night-Club Map of Harlem

Map11
E. Simms Campbell5Dell Publishing Company1
Exhibition Guide for African American Designers in Chicago: Art, Commerce and the Politics of Race

Exhibition Guide for African American Designers in Chicago: Art, Commerce and the Politics of Race4

Exhibition Catalog13
“For a Discriminating Design...” Poster

“For a Discriminating Design...” Poster

Poster697
Bradford & Archie Boston3Jerry Trafficanda3
“The Crime at Scottsboro”

“The Crime at Scottsboro”2

Book264
Guy Endore1Hollywood Scottsboro Committee1
Black Light Series #10: Flag For the Moon: Die Nigger

Black Light Series #10: Flag For the Moon: Die Nigger2

Illustration90
Faith Ringgold16
“Education and Race Relations in the United States”

“Education and Race Relations in the United States”

Poster697
James Allen Moss1
Black Light Series #5: Black Art Poster

Black Light Series #5: Black Art Poster

Illustration90
Faith Ringgold16
Mystic in Love, paperback cover

Mystic in Love, paperback cover

Publication cover27
Leo and Diane Dillon13
“Now” poster

“Now” poster

Poster697
Danny Lyon6Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee6
“Committee to Defend the Panthers”

“Committee to Defend the Panthers”

Poster697
Faith Ringgold16
Queen Zixi of Ix, book cover

Queen Zixi of Ix, book cover

Publication cover27
Leo and Diane Dillon13
“Impressions of African Art Forms in the Poetry of Margaret Danner”

“Impressions of African Art Forms in the Poetry of Margaret Danner”

Publication cover27
Margaret Danner2Dudley Randall2
“All Power to the People”

“All Power to the People”

Poster697
Faith Ringgold16
“Caravan: Eddie Layton at the Hammond Organ”

“Caravan: Eddie Layton at the Hammond Organ”

Album Art105
Emmett McBain14Mercury Records3
“Sketches from Home”

“Sketches from Home”

Publication cover27
Michelle S. Gibbs1Broadside Press9