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Paul Robeson joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the NAACP in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore.

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Title
Paul Robeson joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the NAACP in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore.
Collection

Portrait collection

Paul Robeson portrait collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1947
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
African Americans -- Segregation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Discrimination in public accommodations
Pickets -- Maryland -- Baltimore
Genres
Portraits
Photographs
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 21 x 26 cm
Description
Paul Robeson (second from left) joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore, to protest the theater's policy of racial segregation, in 1947. Depicted are (left to right) Mrs. Ada Jenkins, Robeson, Earl Robinson, Dr. J.E.T. Camper, Paul Kaufman, Rhoda Pearson and Dan Atwood.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11527529
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 52670850-c5f2-012f-decd-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

  • 1947: 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 joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the NAACP in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1947. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c312c677-f9ce-1aec-e040-e00a18067513

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Paul Robeson joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the NAACP in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c312c677-f9ce-1aec-e040-e00a18067513

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1947). Paul Robeson joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the NAACP in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c312c677-f9ce-1aec-e040-e00a18067513

Wikipedia Citation

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Paul Robeson joining members of the Baltimore chapter of the NAACP in a picket line in front of Ford's Theater, Baltimore.