[Marian Anderson at Howard University, from "Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial" (series) #145 : cellulose acetate photonegative,] April 9, 1939
Scurlock, Robert S [Saunders] 1917-1994
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Johnson, Mordecai W (Mordecai Wyatt) 1890-1976
Anderson, Marian 1897-1993
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 3-1/4" x 4-1/4"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
April 9, 1939
Aprill 9, 1939
Negative box C. Contact proof on 3-image print, 8 x 10 in., in box 81.
No ink on negative. Ceremony to award Anderson an honorary degree: Anderson and others wearing caps and gowns, at Howard University. Mordecai Johnson is in the center of the line. "Agfa 5" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Photograph by Robert S. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History