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Miss Mary Ellen Melvin [photonegative, ca. 1940]

view Miss Mary Ellen Melvin [photonegative, ca. 1940] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Melvin, Mary Ellen
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1950
ca 1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Caption on negative: "49122 Miss Mary Ellen Melvin 3 8x10 reg." Bust portrait of woman with short hair and box earrings. "Oct. 7" without year written on original envelope. "see corrections on proof, ask" written on original envelope. Retouching on face. "Defender Safety Base" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Portraits--African American women
African Americans
Local number:
49122 (Scurlock no.)
Freezer box 68
618nl0049122-01pw.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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