[Marian Anderson recital at Lincoln Memorial (series), #148 : cellulose acetate photonegative,] April 9, 1939
Scurlock, Robert S [Saunders] 1917-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Anderson, Marian 1897-1993
Union Station (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item 4-1/4" x 3-1/4".
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
April 9, 1939
In a lecture at George Washington University, 10/19/01, Jeff Fearing attributed the Anderson documentation to Robert Scurlock, and Vivian Scurlock corroborated this on 6/26/02.
Negative box C. Contact print on 3-image proof print, 8 x 10", in box 81.
No ink on negative. Marian Anderson, dressed for travel with a fox stole, standing beside a train in Union Station. Porters and other travellers in background. Agfa Safety Film edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Photograph by Robert S. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History