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[Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial: series, #130 : cellulose acetate photonegative with four enlargements,] April 9, 1939

view [Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial: series, #130 : cellulose acetate photonegative with four enlargements,] April 9, 1939 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Robert S [Saunders] 1917-1994
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
Anderson, Marian 1897-1993
Physical description:
Negative: Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
Prints: Silver gelatin on paper
5 items: 1 negative, 4" x 5", and 4 prints, 8" x 10"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Retouching
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1939
April 9, 1939
1930-1940
1930-1950
Notes:
Notes on original envelope: "3 8x10"; "GL"; "#9". With four enlarged prints (8 x 10 in.), 3 on single weight paper, one on double weight paper, stored in box 81. (Plus a contact print on a 3-image 8 x 10" proof, stored in box 81.
Summary:
No ink on negative. View of crowd, showing Anderson singing on stage from back, looking from stage toward Washington Monument and reflecting pool. Agfa Safety Film edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Photograph by Robert S. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Memorials
African American singers
Concerts
Singers
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
618ps0227136-01jp.tif (AC Scan No. for print)
Box 618.04.86
2008-2182 (SI Neg. No.)
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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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