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Mr. David Shirley [photonegative, ca. 1940]

view Mr. David Shirley [photonegative, ca. 1940] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Shirley, David
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Portraits
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1950
ca 1940
1930-1950
Notes:
Box 618.004.076
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Warping; fingerprints; silvering; curls when exposed to heat.
Summary:
Caption on negative: "49384 Mr. David Shirley 3 8x10". Bust portrait of man in suit holding pipe. "Dec. 2" and "Dec.11" without year written on original envelope. "Ready Dec. 21st" written on envelope. Retouching on face and hand. Edge imprint not present; probably "Defender Safety Base"?
Cite as:
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
African Americans
Men
Local number:
49384 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0049384-01pm.tif (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248189

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