Louis Silverstein (Fine Arts, Alumnus)

The New York Times, (July 21, 1969)

From "The New York Times," July 21, 1969. All rights reserved. Used by permission and protected by the Copyright Laws of the United States. The printing, copying, redistribution, or retransmission of this Content without express written permission is prohibited.

Named corporate art director of the venerable newspaper in 1969, graphic designer and artist Silverstein designed this now-famous front page, announcing the historic moon landing. The four-word headline is the paper’s largest banner headline to date at that time.