Howard University: student teaching [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1930s]
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Warping, limited but severe channeling, reticulation, and acetate odor.
Ink caption on film edge. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint. Apparently this is a geometry or mathematics class covering the subject of circles. Some students are measuring the diameter of a bicycle wheel while others hold wheels or circular objects, and there are definitions and notes about circles on the blackboard.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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