Black-and-white negatives series 4 [photonegatives], 1904-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
National Underground Storage
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film, cellulose nitrate film, and glass plates
Approx. 200,000 items
Some portraits with copy negative numbers: Martin Luther King, 97-9516; W.E.B. Du Bois, 97-9517; "our gang," 97-9518; Stump & Stello, 97-9519; Billie Holliday, 97-9520.
Negative archive from studio, ranging from earliest period of the studio's operations to its closing in 1994. Includes glass plate, cellulose acetate, cellulose nitrate, and polyester film negatives. All subject categories of the collection are represented.