Mr. Arthur Wilmer [#2 of 2] [cellulose acetate photonegative, ca. 1940]
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
Mr. Wilmer was the proprietor of the Little Harlem or Harlem Cafe at 1851 7th St., N.W.; he applied for a building permit in 1946. Information supplied by Andrea F. Schoenfeld, EHT Traceries, 19 July 2005.
Caption on negative: "49381 Mr. Arthur Wilmer 3 8x10." Bust portrait of man in suit. Retouching on face. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History