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Sterling Brown, Oct. 7, #120 [cellulose acetate photonegative], ca. 1944

view Sterling Brown, Oct. 7, #120 [cellulose acetate photonegative], ca. 1944 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject:
Brown, Sterling Allen 1901-1989
Howard University
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 7" x 5".
Type:
Portraits
Photographs
Date:
1944
1950
ca 1944
1940-1950
Notes:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Reproduction print exhibited in "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise" held in NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, January 30-November 15, 2009; image reproduced in exhibit's companion book.
Summary:
Ink on negative: "Mr. Sterling Brown 3-5x7 - 3-8x10". Tape on negative: " "C" 1-8x10". Portrait of Mr. Brown with head resting against hand. Sterling Brown was a poet and professor of English at Howard University. No edge imprint.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
African American poets
College teachers
African American college teachers
African American men
Local number:
618ns0227121-01pm (AC Scan)
Box 618.04.80
SI Neg. No. 2008-4929
49129 (Scurlock number)
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_227121

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