Light-skinned-ed Girl: Mixed Experience History Month 2013: Johnny Woodson, circus performer

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Johnny Woodson was born Feb. 10, 1864 in St. Louis, MO. He was the son of two registered free persons of color. His mother was described as mulatto. Woodson began his performing career as a clog dancer and minstrel.

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