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All-Negro Comics No. 1

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Title: All-Negro Comics No. 1
Creator: John Terrell; George J. Evans Jr.
Date: 1947
Source: Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries
Publisher: Philadelphia, All-Negro Comics, Inc.
Rights: This material is protected by copyright. The copyright owner is unknown or unidentifiable. Acknowledgement of Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries as a source is requested. https://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description: 1 page : color illustration ; 26 cm. The 48-page comic book was published in 1947 and features characters such as police detective Ace Harlem and Lion Man, a college-educated scientist and superhero. It was the first comic book written and drawn solely by African American writers and artists.
Subject: African Americans -- Comic books, strips, etc; African Americans -- Periodicals; African American wit and humor; Action-adventure comics; Comics (Graphic works)
Contributor: Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries
Language: Eng
Type: Comic book
Identifier: OCLC Number: 173724979
Citation:
John Terrell; George J. Evans Jr., “All-Negro Comics No. 1
,” VCU Libraries Gallery, accessed October 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vcu.edu/items/show/110833.