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Paul Robeson at the immigration station in Blaine, Washington

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Title
Paul Robeson at the immigration station in Blaine, Washington
Collection

Portrait collection

Paul Robeson portrait collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1952
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Robeson, Paul
Topics
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976
African American political activists
African American singers
Immigration stations -- Washington (State) -- Blaine
Genres
Portraits
Photographs
Notes
Content: SC-CN-88-0016
Biographical/historical: Paul Robeson in Blaine, Washington, near the United States and Canadian border, where he had been denied admission into Canada to address a meeting of the Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers Union in Vancouver, British Columbia, in 1952. He would later that year give a concert for the union in Peace Arch Park, in Blaine, which could be heard on both sides of the international border.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 26 x 21 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11527529
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 50cd5ad0-c5f2-012f-d449-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1952: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Paul Robeson at the immigration station in Blaine, Washington" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1952. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/79c74cb6-f663-ec7f-e040-e00a18065e1a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Paul Robeson at the immigration station in Blaine, Washington" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/79c74cb6-f663-ec7f-e040-e00a18065e1a

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1952). Paul Robeson at the immigration station in Blaine, Washington Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/79c74cb6-f663-ec7f-e040-e00a18065e1a

Wikipedia Citation

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Paul Robeson at the immigration station in Blaine, Washington