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Journals and Magazines
Journals and magazines can be considered either primary or secondary sources, depending the way in which they are used. Ask your professor if you have questions about which they might be considered in the context of your paper. Below are African American journals and journals that are held locally. To find information about others see the directories in the box to the right.
April, 1936-Fall 1945.
E185.5 .B9 VOL. 1-5 HUNT STACKS-2
Reprint of a periodical published in Philadelphia (1930-40) by the Research Institute of the Bureau of Negro Affairs, except Aug. 1938-June 1939, when publication was suspended); issued as the official organ of the National Association of Negroes in America June, 1941-1945; edited by J. A. Baker; and superseded by the Negro Statesman.
Microfilm: V 1. 1910-1976
Microfiche: 1977- present
Print: Kept until microfiche arrives
The official organ of the National Association of Colored People, originally founded and edited by W. E. B. DuBois.
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Microfilm: v. 1-40, 1945-1985
Print: Kept one year
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Microfilm: v. 1-9, 1961-69
Print: v. 10-25, 1970-1985
Forum for addressing all problems facing Blacks in America, as well encouraging unity among those of African descent worldwide, and exploring new economic, political and social systems.
Print: v. v.13-21, 1940-1949.
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH, ARCHIVES SERVICE CENTER, AIS JOURNALS
Journal of Negro Education
1932-2015 (Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 84, No. 2)
Journal of Negro History
1916-2001 (Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 86, No. 3)
Coverage: 1960-2014 (Vol. 21, No. 1 - Vol. 51, No. 1)
1957-1959 (Vol. 18, No. 1 - Vol. 20, No. 4)
1940-1956 (Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 17, No. 4)