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Distributed by:
Hammer Films, British, founded 1934  Search this
Subject of:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 1/16 × 13 in. (25.6 × 33 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 1/16 × 14 in. (28.1 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1936
Description:
The lobby card depicts three men in the foreground with five men in the background. The men in the background are working with large barrels and cans, while the three men up front appear to be talking to each other. The first man on the left wearing blue overalls is sitting. The other two standing men are both in long sleeve shirts with their sleeves rolled up. One man's shirt is yellow while the other is red. In the left of the lobby card in the border are depictions of bodiless heads on spikes. The lobby card reads "Song of Freedom, Inc. / presents/ Paul Robeson in/ The Song of Freedom."
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.139.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cc769191-a11d-4a17-ac1d-2bbe6046a11f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.139.2