[Young women at outdoor sports event, probably football game at Griffith Stadium : black-and-white photoprint, probably ca. 1920-1930, print ca. 1970.]
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Griffith Stadium (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on paper, 11" x 14"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
probably ca 1920-1930, print ca 1970
In Box 31.
Formerly called "flappers." Posthumous print, on double-weight, warm-toned paper: probably made by Robert Scurlock in the 1960s-1970s from a 1920s negative. Six African American women (Howard University students) in audience, sitting in stadium watching game, men shown sitting behind them. All but one of the women wear cloche hats. The woman on the extreme right was identified as Elise Dowling in the exhibition cited below.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History