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[Thomas Kerr at piano : black-and-white photonegative.]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Kerr, Thomas
Howard University School of Music
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
Summary:
Probably Thomas Kerr sitting at a piano, one hand playing and the other writing music. Thie subject was previously identifiied incorrectly as Dean Warner Lawson. Margo Dean Pinson wrote on Jan. 7, 2008 to say the subject is not Warner Lawson and believed it to be Thomas Kerr, music director at Plymouth Congregational Church. Cf. AC0618.004.0000260.tif. Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson emailed the Archives Center July 22, 2014, to identify the subject as Thomas Kerr. "Agfa Safety Film" edge imprint. No ink on negative. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American musicians
Piano
African Americans
Local number:
AC0618.004.0000255.tif (AC scan)
Box 618.04.75
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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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