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Langston Hughes, Man of the People


Photo of Robert Earl Jones in Don't You Want to Be Free by Langston Hughes

An actor in one of Hughes's plays, one of his "low-down folks"

CREDIT: Van Vechten, Carl. "[Portrait of Earl Jones, in Langston Hughes' Don't You Want to be Free?]." June 23, 1938. Creative Americans: Portraits by Carl Van Vechten, 1932-1964, Library of Congress.

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