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Miss Lois Harris [photonegative, ca. 1930s-1940s]

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Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Subject:
Harris, Lois
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Vignettes
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
ca 1930s-1940s
1930-1950
1920-1940
Notes:
Box 618.004.065
Summary:
The subject wears a hairstyle with two large rolls or waves. Image is vignetted, so this may be a copy negative. Caption on negative: "4734 Miss Lois Harris 3-8x10 reg." Bust portrait of young woman wearing brooch. "Feb. 6" and "Feb. 21" without year written on original envelope. Heavy retouching on face. No film manufacturer edge imprint.
Publications:
Reproduced on dust jacket of: Anastasia C. Curwood, Stormy Weather: Middle-Class African American Marriages between the Two World Wars. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press 2010
Cite as:
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Hair styles
Portraits--African American women
African American women
African Americans
Local number:
47934 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0047934-01pw.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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