The Death of Robert Johnson

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Robert Johnson died in 1938, though the cause of death has been disputed. Some accounts say he was poisoned, others say that he survived the poisoning but contracted pneumonia soon after. Images from the book "Robert Johnson: Lost and Found" by Barry Lee Pearson and Bill McCulloch, 2003. Pages 6-7 of photos (between pages 52 and 53).

Penrose Catalog: ML420.J735 P4 2003
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Copyright 2003 by the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois. All rights reserved. Manufactured in the United States of America.

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Barry Lee Pearson and Bill McCulloch, “The Death of Robert Johnson,” Whitman College Archives, accessed September 26, 2022,