Physical Details: Clipping : 1 item ; 34 x 17 cm.
Creator: Louisville Defender
Description: Newspaper error, calling Bob, John. On this hometown newspaper clipping Thompson crossed out a misprint of his own name in the title. Thompson’s full name was Robert Louis Thompson; “Louis” after the world heavyweight champion boxer Joe Louis.
Forms part of: Bob Thompson papers, 1949-2005
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: International acclaim, John Thompson's work exhibited, clipping from the Louisville Defender, 1965 May 20. Bob Thompson papers, 1949-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 7487
- African American artists
- Louisville Defender
- Thompson, Bob (Robert Louis)