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Negro Alliance Committee [sic] [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1930]

view Negro Alliance Committee [sic] [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1930] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject:
Hastie, William H. Judge
New Negro Alliance
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans 1930-1940
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington, D.C
Date:
1930
ca 1930
1930-1940
Notes:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Severe channeling, reticulation, paint on negative, and warping.
Summary:
The correct name apparently was New Negro Alliance. Members of the committee are seated in a row around a conference table, with another row standing behind them. Seated, left to right, are: Catherine Gray, Peggy Williston, Howard Fitzhugh, A.L. DeMond, Frank Thorne, Verdie Robinson, Bertha Lomack, Thelma D. Ackiss. Standing, left to right: Julian O. Branch, Jesse W. Lewis, John Mayo, Rudolph Renfrow, William H. Hastie, Granville Woodson, Col. Harry Atwood, L.J.W. Hayes.
Publications:
Published in the Alliance's newspaper, New Negro Opinion, Oct. 14, 1934, with caption identifying persons in the photograph. Pointed out by Mr. Derrais Carter, University of Iowa, March 8, 2013. Despite the date given for the newspaper, the Washington theater advertisements below the article are advertising late January dates for movies
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:
Portraits, Group
Community life
Committees
Local number:
Freezer box 19
618ns0178700-01pg.tif (AC scan)
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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_178700

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