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Senator Douglas and Mr. Kirk [apparently on original envelope] [acetate film photonegative], 1954

view Senator Douglas and Mr. Kirk [apparently on original envelope] [acetate film photonegative], 1954 digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Douglas Senator
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
1 item
Type:
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Retouching
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1954
1940-1960
1950-1960
Summary:
Two men, one white and one African American, talking in an office with portraits hanging on wall, including a print of one of Alexander Hesler's pre-beard photographs of Lincoln. Red dye, probably New Coccine (Crocein Scarlet) on African American man's face and hand. Uncaptioned, "Kodak Safety Film" edge imprint. Negative probably by Robert Scurlock.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Portraits, Group
Local number:
618ns0178937-01jp.tif (AC Scan No.)
4/0379 (microfilm frame)
Freezer box 35
618ns0178937-01njp.tif
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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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