Dedication of new [building] Lincoln Temple Church [photonegative,]
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Lincoln Temple Church (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8 x 10 in
From negative Box B. Date from Corcoran exhibition catalog. See also print, cat. no. 1998.0011.62.
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Reproduction photograph of this image exhibited in "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise," NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, January 30 - November 15, 2009; reprinted in exhibit's companion book.
Good, with very slight warping at notch end.
No ink on negative. Crowd outside church. Gentleman in middle of the crowd is standing next to small round table on which there are two chalices and a book. There is wooden scaffolding in the background. Rev. Robert A. Brooks presiding? No edge imprint.
See reproduction in Corcoran Gallery of Art exhibition catalog, 1976, item no. 62
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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