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[Club Prudhom orchestra, in band box : acetate film photonegative.]

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Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject:
Calloway, Elmer
Club Prudhom
Club Prudhom orchestra
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 12" x 20"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Banquet camera photographs
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1932
1930-1940
Notes:
No labeled temporary storage box.
Summary:
The man standing in the center holding a cigarette and holder is thought to be Elmer Calloway, leader of the Club Prudhom orchestra and brother of Cab Calloway. Ink on negative: "Scurlock Photo". No manufacturer's mark on film edge.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Bands (Music)
Entertainers
African American musicians
Nightclubs
Musicians
Local number:
618ns0177470pg.tif (AC Scan)
Freezer box 06 , Envelope 3
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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