Periodicals Department Collection and State Library Resources


Exhibit: The 40 Top Magazine Covers of the Last 40 Years

On October 17, 2005, the American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) selected the 40 best magazine covers of the previous 40 years.  The Enoch Pratt Library holds many of these in its collection. Click on the thumbnails below to see covers from the Pratt collection up close.



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National Geographic June 1985 

New Yorker December 2001 



Harpers Bazzar April 1965 



Time thumbnail 

The Nation thumbnail 



Newsweek thumbnail 


National Geographic October 1978