[Protest march / "Negroes are barred..."] [acetate photonegative.]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Lincoln Theatre Washington (D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
A group of men (four visible, another hidden), all wearing hats and overcoats, at a protest concerning the barring of African Americans in Washington, D.C. theaters, possibly at the opening to the film "Gone with the Wind." Portion of sign visible at left: "[N]egroes [are] barred [from] Theatres in the [Nation's] Capital." "Agfa Superan Press" edge imprint. No ink on negative, no Scurlock number.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History