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Later Career: J. Rosamond Johnson

J. Rosamond Johnson performing

J. Rosamond Johnson on stage.

He performed lead roles in Porgy and Bess as well as Cabin in the Sky.

Nora E. Floyd Johnson

Nora E. Floyd Johnson

J. Rosamond Johnson married Nora E. Floyd and together they had a daughter named Mildred Johnson.

James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson at Piano

James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson at piano circa 1937.

The brothers always enjoyed getting together and sharing their love of music.

Later Career: J. Rosamond Johnson