Getty: Explore 75 Years of Ebony Magazine

Getty: Explore 75 Years of Ebony Magazine. “Against the backdrop of Jim Crow, Ebony and Jet magazines addressed African American cultural and political realities. From the lives of Hollywood celebrities to the ongoing fight for human and civil rights, Johnson Publishing Company publications documented key moments in African American life that changed how we think about ourselves as a nation. A new website from the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) explores the impact of Ebony and Jet magazines through an array of commanding photographs from the Johnson Publishing Company archive selected by Getty curator LeRonn Brooks and NMAAHC curator Aaron Bryant.”

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