[Woman playing trumpet : black-and-white photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Howard University School of Music
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
A woman, probably a Howard University School of Music student, playing trumpet in a room with a bust of a classical composer on a bookshelf. "Agfa Safety Film" edge imprint. Unnumbered. No ink on negative.
Used April 27, 2010, on the Smithsonian Photographic Initiate web site, "click! photography changes everything" (http://click.si.edu) to accompany contributor Jeremy Wolfe's (a professor at Harvard School of Medicine who investigates visual attention) story, which reflects on how photography changes what and how much we remember
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History