Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976
- Existence: 1898 - 1976
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Born on April 9, 1898, in Princeton, New Jersey, Paul Robeson went on to become a stellar athlete, civil rights activist, and an immensely popular singer and actor, known for his stage and film performances in The Emperor Jones and Show Boat. The collection contains ephemera documenting Robeson's career from 1924 to 1973, including: programs, souvenir books on his life story, magazines, playbills, photographs (black-and-white movie stills),...
Overview The collection contains screenplays and publicity materials of movies that feature African American actors, dating from 1933 to 2004.