H.U. [Howard University] Orchestra Concert Louia Jones [from envelope] [acetate film photonegative,] Mar. 1949
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Jones, Louia Vaughn 1895-1965
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
From NUS carton 103.
Louia V. Jones was a New England Conservatory-trained violinist. He was assistant band leader and soloist in Will Vodery's 807th Pioneer Infantry band during World War I, which also included Opal Cooper as Drum Major. Jones later played with Opal Cooper in the International Five [from Flickr].
No caption on negative. Jones conducting orchastra on chapel stage.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History