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Mr. Arthur W. Mitchell [sitting, half length] [acetate film photonegative]

view Mr. Arthur W. Mitchell [sitting, half length] [acetate film photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject:
Mitchell, Arthur Wergs 1883-1968
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 7"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Studio portraits
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1920
1940
1930-1940
Notes:
From negative Box A.
Arthur Wergs Mitchell was the first African American Democrat in Congress.
Summary:
No. 28 on original envelope. Ink on negative edge: "51296 Mr. Arthur W. Mitchell 6-8x10 or 11x14 / 1 special 3-5x7 glossy." No manufacturer's mark on film edge.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Portraits--African American men
Politicians
African American politicians
Legislators
Local number:
618ns0177398pm.tif (AC Scan)
Freezer box 02
51296 (Scurlock No.)
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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