CBS News Gets Rare Inside Look At Ebony, Jet Photo ArchiveMore than 4 million photo prints and negatives from Ebony and Jet magazines now have a new home.
Smithsonian, Other Institutions To Get Ebony Photo Archive"There is no greater repository of the history of the modern African-American experience than this archive. Saving it and making it available to the public is a great honor and a grave responsibility."
Ebony Photo Archive To Be Auctioned To Pay CreditorsThe collection of 4 million images chronicles the civil rights movement and the lives of prominent figures such as Billie Holiday and Muhammad Ali. It was once appraised at $46 million.
Ebony, Jet Sale Marks End Of Chicago Era For Iconic PublicationsCBS 2's Jim Williams tells us what it means for the future of the magazines and their Chicago employees.
Jet, Ebony Teaming Up With kweli-TV To Provide Platform For Black FilmmakersCBS 2’s Audrina Bigos talks to one local filmmaker who’s hoping to get that shot.
Trayvon Tribute: Ebony Magazine Depicts Celebs, Sons In HoodiesChicago-based Ebony Magazine is dedicating its September issue to Travon Martin.
Legendary Chicago Publisher To Be Honored With StampJohn H. Jonson (1918-2005) will be the subject of a Black Heritage stamp to be issued this month.