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Johnson's Sandwich Shop [interior view] [acetate film photonegative]

view Johnson's Sandwich Shop [interior view] [acetate film photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
Johnson's Sandwich Shop (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1950
1940-1960
1930-1960
1940-1970
1950-1960
Notes:
"Johnson / Nov 16" on original glassine sleeve, discarded.
Summary:
Ink on negative: "J Mr. W. J. Johnson 3 - 8X10 sp." Interior view of restaurant showing menus, signs (including sign about Christmas closing), food on shelves, counter with stools, booths, cash register. Mr. and Mrs. Johnson [?] are posing in background. "5 Agfa Safety Film" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Publications:
Reproduced in Deborah Willis, Black: A Celebration of a Culture, Irvington, N.Y.: Hylas, 2004, p. 92. Not identified in caption
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Interiors
Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc
African American business enterprises
Local number:
Box 618.04.88
618nl0026176-01bp.tif (AC Scan to be compared and/or deleted)
0618-a2.tif (duplicate scan, deleted)
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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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