Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. [acetate film photonegative, ca. 1934-1935]
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Davis, Benjamin O. Jr. 1912-
United States Military Academy
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 7" x 5"
African Americans 1930-1940
Print in National Air and Space Museum collection, Ref. No. 9A07601
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Severe damage. Brittle, warping, reticulation, heavy channeling, and acetate odor.
"Full-length studio portrait photograph of US Army Cadet Benjamin O. Davis, Jr., posed standing in his United States Military Academy (West Point) dress uniform; January 1935." (Caption for print in NASM collection.)
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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