PAUL ROBESON AND POLITICS (1947-56)

$950.00

 Three AP newswire photos, 8 x10” (20 x 25 cm.), near fine, all date stamped, each with other stamps also on back.

Three news photos which document Robeson’s deep immersion in left-wing politics, and the lambasting which the Red-baiting press gave him: Robeson, Vice-Chairman of Progressive Citizens of America,with Henry Wallace,May 14, 1947; “Negro left wing singer Paul Robeson holds rock thrown..at Peetskill riot,”, Sept. 5, 1949; “Robeson leaves Red Front Rally,” Nov. 14, 1956.

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