DePriest Fifteenth Annual Barbecue [group in front of tree and house : acetate film photonegative,] July 6, 1935
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
DePriest, Oscar 1871-1951
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10" x 20"
Banquet camera photographs
July 6, 1935
No labeled temporary storage box.
Ink on negative: "DePriest Fifteen [sic] Annual Barbecue July 6, 1935 / Scurlock / Photo." In 1928, Oscar De Priest was the first black from outside the South to be elected to Congress (from: http://www.aaregistry.com/african_american_history/567/Oscar_De_Priest_Chicago_politician_of_the_early_twentieth_century ). "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History