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Dr. Carter G. Woodson "informal poses" #60 (dated Feb. 1948) [sic] [acetate film photonegative], 1948

view Dr. Carter G. Woodson "informal poses" #60 (dated Feb. 1948) [sic] [acetate film photonegative], 1948 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Robert S [Saunders] 1917-1994
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Woodson, Carter G (Carter Godwin) Dr. 1875-1950
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 4"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Portraits
Photographs
Date:
1948
February 1948
1940-1950
Summary:
No ink on negative. Dr. Carter posing in library holding an open book and with his foot on a step-stool. "Ansco Safety Film" edge imprint. Notes on original envelope: "informal poses #60 (dated Feb. 1948)." Notation on envelope: "Print". Unnumbered.
Publications:
Reproduced in Richard Mertens, "The coal miner who became the father of black history," University of Chicago Magazine, May-June 2008 (Vol. 100, No. 5), pp. 46-47
Cite as:
Photograph attributed to Robert S. Scurlock, 1948. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American men
Local number:
Box 618.04.86
618ns0225274-01pm.tif (AC Scan)
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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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