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American Legion Pageant at Lincoln Colonnade [paper photoprint,] 1947

view American Legion Pageant at Lincoln Colonnade [paper photoprint,] 1947 digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
American Legion
Lincoln Colonnade
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper, approx. 8 x 10", unmounted
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1947
1940-1950
Summary:
9 young women in line. One wears "Miss Americanism" sash.
Publications:
Reproduced in Deborah Willis, Black: A Celebration of a Culture, Irvington, N.Y.: Hylas, 2004, p. 160
Cite as:
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Beauty contestants
African American women--Beauty culture
Pageants
African Americans
Local number:
618ps0237285-01sc.tif (AC Scan No.)
Box 1.1.A2 (formerly 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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