Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

[Mary McLeod Bethune, 3/4 bust, wearing dark lace dress and pearl necklace : acetate film photonegative, probably 1930s.]

view [Mary McLeod Bethune, 3/4 bust, wearing dark lace dress and pearl necklace : acetate film photonegative, probably 1930s.] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Bethune, Mary McLeod 1875-1955
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Vignettes
Photographs
Retouching
Date:
1930
1940
probably 1930s
1930-1940
Notes:
From negative Box A. No. 13 on original sleeve.
Summary:
Negative vignetted at bottom. Heavy pencil retouching in face on negative. Ink on negative edge: "30467 Mrs. Mary Bethune". "Defender Safety Base", maker edge marking.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American women
Portraits--African American women
Pencil
Local number:
Freezer box 33
30467 (Scurlock No.)
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Photographs
  • Vignettes (visual works)
  • Archival materials
  • Photographs
  • Vignettes (visual works)
  • African American women
  • Pencil
  • Portraits
  • Women
  • African American women
  • Pencil
  • Portraits
  • Women
  • Bethune, Mary McLeod
  • Defender
  • Scurlock, Addison N
  • Bethune, Mary McLeod
  • Defender
  • Scurlock, Addison N
  • African Americans
Filter results to a specific time period.
  • 1930s
  • 1940s
  • Archives Center - NMAH