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  • Person:

    : Johnson, Hewlett, Revd., 1874-1966

    : Robeson, Paul, Mr., 1898-1976

    : Davis, Noelle, Miss (National Council of American-Soviet Friendship)

  • Date: 14.11.1945
  • Brief description: Black and white print of Hewlett Johnson shaking hands with Paul Robeson at the Madison Square Garden "Allies for Peace Rally" on November 14th, 1945 under the auspices of the National Council of American-Soviet Friendship. This print was originally mounted in an album sent specially to Johnson to commemorate his attendance at the American-Soviet Friendship Rally.
  • Identifier: UKC-JOH-PHO.ALBUSA12
  • Theatre: Madison Square Garden & New York & New York & U.S.A.
  • Subject keyword:

    Peace rally

    National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

    Johnson, Hewlett, 1874-1966--Travels--U.S.A.--1945

Further Details

  • Accession Number: ALBUSA12
  • Content date: 14.11.1945
  • Organisation: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, Inc.
  • Associated people:

    : Johnson, Hewlett, Revd., 1874-1966

    : Robeson, Paul, Mr., 1898-1976

    : Davis, Noelle, Miss (National Council of American-Soviet Friendship)

  • Content place: Madison Square Garden & New York & New York & U.S.A.
  • Description level: 4
  • Material type: black and white print
  • Identity code: UKC/JOH/PHO : ALBUSA12
  • Caption: In blue ink on reverse "U.S.A. - U.S.S.R. Allies for Peace Rally in Madison Sq. Garden Nov. 14. 1945. Photo shows: Honored guest from Great Britain The Very Rev. Hewlett Johnson Dean of Canterbury and Paul Robeson". Also typed on a stuck on label "TO BE RETURNED TO Miss Noelle Davis, National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, 114, East 32 St., New York 16, N.Y."
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Notes: There is an article by Hewlett Johnson, originally printed on Friday Jan. 18th, 1946, which recalls this meeting. It is reproduced in the 90th Birthday album
  • Part: Hewlett Johnson Papers
  • Condition: 2
  • Date: 14.11.1945
  • Recordcreation note: 17 Chittenden Ave., New York 33, WA 3-7043
  • Person: photographer : Bordes, Maria, Miss
  • Theatre: Madison Square Garden & New York & New York & U.S.A.
  • Related material: UKC/JOH/PHO : DW9b
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent, Canterbury

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