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Paul Robeson in concert, Topeka Municipal Auditorium

Dates: April 23, 1947

This program describes a concert by Paul Robeson at the municipal auditorium in Topeka, Kansas. Robeson was assisted by pianists William Schatzkamer and Lawrence Brown. Robeson was a well-known civil rights activist and musician who was blacklisted during the McCarthy era. He sang primarily classical music but closed the program with Negro folk songs.

  • Paul Robeson in concert, Topeka Municipal Auditorium
  • Paul Robeson in concert, Topeka Municipal Auditorium
  • Paul Robeson in concert, Topeka Municipal Auditorium
  • Paul Robeson in concert, Topeka Municipal Auditorium
Paul Robeson in concert, Topeka Municipal Auditorium