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Hurston's Sun to Sun Singers [acetate film photonegative,] 1938

view Hurston's Sun to Sun Singers [acetate film photonegative,] 1938 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Hurston, Zora Neale
Hurston's Sun to Sun Singers
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1938
1930-1940
1930-1950
Notes:
See also framed print from negative in collection, 1998.0011.044.
From negative box B, to freezer storage, box 1.
Deteriorating: curling; acetate odor; blue color.
Summary:
Four male singers performing, wearing overalls, onstage before a curtain. Pencil retouching. Title in ink on base side near bottom. Ink on edge: "G / Miss Zora Hurston's Singers, 1938." Unnumbered. "Defender Safety Base" imprinted on film edge.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Vaudeville
Portraits--Men
African American entertainers
African American musicians
African American singers
Singers
Local number:
00061801.jpg (AC Scan No.)
Freezer box 05 *
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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