Stock Photo - Paul Robeson, speaks to reporters after the Peekskill, N.Y. riot on Aug. 27, 1949. The violence prevented a Robeson concert to benefit the Civil Rights Congress. Many of the rioters were white WW2 veterans and several people seriously injured. - (BSLOC-2014-17-93)

Stock Photo: Paul Robeson, speaks to reporters after the Peekskill, N.Y. riot on Aug. 27, 1949. The violence prevented a Robeson concert to benefit the Civil Rights Congress.

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