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Bachelor/Benedict Presentation Ball [debutantes and escorts : 3 resin-coated photoprints], 1947

view Bachelor/Benedict Presentation Ball [debutantes and escorts : 3 resin-coated photoprints], 1947 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject:
Lincoln Colonnade
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on resin-coated paper, 8" x 10", unmounted
3 items, 8" x 10"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Two-dimensional graphics
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1940
1950
1947
1940-1950
Notes:
The event took place at the Lincoln Colonnade.
Summary:
Caption in ink on verso of one print: "Debutantes line up w/ escorts and sponsors @ annual Bachelor/Benedict Presentation Ball (1947)." The men are wearing either white tie and tails or military uniforms. With Scurlock Studio stamp on verso of two of the prints.
Topic:
Military uniforms
Evening dress
Debutante balls
Balls (Parties)
Debutantes
Dance parties
African Americans
Local number:
618ps0227904-01sc.tif
Box 81
See more items in:
Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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