BUILDING THE BLACK PRESS.
THE LIVES AND AFTERLIVES OF BLACK MEDIA BUILDINGS.
ONE PHOTO AT A TIME.
EBONY/JET TERRACE, 2019.
Roof terrace at the renovated EBONY/JET Building at 820 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Photos by Darris Lee Harris, courtesy of 3L Real Estate
JOE LOUIS, 1946.
Joe Louis practicing golf putting at the
offices, 1946. Carnegie Museum of Art
BALTIMORE AFRO-AMERICAN, DATE UNKNOWN.
Goss Press at the former home of the
N. Eutaw Street (date unknown). Library of Congress
LEROY RANDALL & JOHN MCHENRY, 1958.
Leroy Randall and newspaperboy John McHenry standing in front of
Office, 1958. Carnegie Museum of Art
WASHINGTON AFRO-AMERICAN, 1940s.
building, c.1940s. Unknown
PITTSBURGH COURIER, 1941.
office in Chicago, Illinois, 1941. Library of Congress
NEW YORK AMSTERDAM NEWS,2018.
Elderly couple walk by the
building at 2340
Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem, New York. Jag9889.
Group Portrait, 1948.
1948. Charles "Teenie" Harris
John, sleeping at
Atlanta Daily World
, February 16, 2014. Basui
Kwame Nkrumah & John H. Johnson, 1961.
Kwame Nkrumah and John H. Johnson in the publisher's office at
1820 South Michigan Avenue, 1961. Johnson Publishing Company
John H. Johnson, 2005.
John H. Johnson open visit in the lobby of 820 South Michigan Avenue, October 2005.
Johnson Publishing Company
Dick Gregory, 1975.
Dick Gregory outside the
headquarters, 1975. Getty Images
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