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[Street view of Scott's building in snow : photoprint, ca. 1939]

view [Street view of Scott's building in snow : photoprint, ca. 1939] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Howard Theatre (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper, 11" x 14", unmounted
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1939
1930-1940
1930-1960
1930-1950
Notes:
In Box 1.1.B6 also known as Box 34.
Summary:
View parallel with street shows Scott's building with National Grill ("open all night") and adjacent buildings, including S. W. Keys and Harlem Cafe, with a single car, a coupe, sitting in front on the wet street. Pedestrians at left walk in snow on intersecting street. Location is the corner of 7th and T Streets, N.W., and the Howard Theatre can be seen around the corner at the left.
Topic:
Streets
Automobiles
African American business enterprises
African Americans
Local number:
618ps0243424bp.tif (AC Scan No.)
SI Neg No. 2008-2140
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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