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Williams' Institute of Music Orchestra no. 1 [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1930]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
ca 1930
1930-1940
Notes:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Curling and acetate odor. Slight traces of silvering. Drying hanger puncture marks on right edge.
Summary:
Caption in image area, upper left: "WILLIAMS' INSTITUTE OF MUSIC / ORCHESTRA NO 1 -.- [sic] STUDIOS, / 813 T STREET, WASHINGTON, D.C." Three rows of teenagers and adults, male and female, with instruments (25 persons). Man with moustache in front row holds "Orchestra No. 1" sign on his lap. Agfa Safety Film edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
African American musicians
Musical instruments
Portraits, Group
Local number:
Freezer box 15 (moved from 13)
1/0013 (Microfilm box no.)
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See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_178636

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