Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Marian Anderson (2-27-1897 to 4-8-1993) one of the most celebrated singers of the 20th century. Important figure in the struggle for black artists to overcome racial prejudice and was first black person to perform at the Metropolitan Opera in New York
Dates: 1945 February 23
Overview Robert Shaw (4-30-1916 to 1-25-1999) Conductor most famous for his Chorale; played with Cleveland Orchestra and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Dates: 1944 August 21