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John L. Hill and Gospel Singers [photonegative, July 1944]

view John L. Hill and Gospel Singers [photonegative, July 1944] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1944
July 1944
1940-1950
Summary:
Caption on negative border: "48804 Mr. John Hill 18 groups". Caption within frame: "John L. Hill and Gospel Singers. Wash. D. C...July 1944...Scurlock, Photo". Man [Hill] standing w/ six women; pipe organ, piano, and painted mural w/ bible verse in background. "July 20" and "Aug. 2" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on faces. "Agfa Safety Film " edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Portraits, Group
Choirs
African American churches
African Americans--Religion
Mural painting and decoration
African Americans
Local number:
48804 (Scurlock no.)
Freezer no. ?
618nl0048804-01jp.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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