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- Title : Cavalcade of the American Negro | Cavalcade of the American Negro: Diamond Jubilee Exposition Authority
- Artist: Troy, Adrian (frontispiece illustrator.) | United States Work Projects Administration. | Diamond Jubilee Exposition Authority (publisher.) | Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Illinois | The Diamond Jubilee Exposition Authority (publisher)
- Accession: XB1990.467
- Collection: Library
- Subject: American Negro exposition (1940) | African Americans , History | African Americans in art | African Americans in literature | E 185.6 .W92
- URL: http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XB1990.467.000.jpg
Description: compiled by the workers of the writers' program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Illinois; frontispiece by Adrian Troy of the Illinois Art project. | "The type for this volume has been composed by the Norman Press in Linotype Scotch Roman in combination with Ultra Bodoni and Commercial Script. Printed by Collins, Hirschfelder & Jones from electrotypes on gray antique offset paper, made specially for this book, in two editions of more than 50,000 copies. The cover for the paper bound edition was reproduced from original drawings by the Advance Lithograph Company. Binding by Brock & Rankin. Designed by Norman W. Forgue and printed under his supervision. Completed at Chicago during the month of July, 1940."--p. 95. | English.