Path Press Inc. founder Bennett Johnson with Martin Luther King Jr. at the 1960 Chicago NAACP March on Conventions Movement

Path Press Inc. founder Bennett Johnson with Martin Luther King Jr. at the 1960 Chicago NAACP March on Conventions Movement

One of the first
Black-owned
publishing companies

Path Press, one of the first Black-owned publishing companies in the United States was born by Bennett J. Johnson and Herman C. Gilbert, and launched in Chicago in 1961.

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