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Dunbar Hotel between 15th U and V Streets NW [Washington, D.C.] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Dunbar Hotel between 15th U and V Streets NW [Washington, D.C.] [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Dunbar Hotel (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1945
1955
Ca. 1945-1955
1940-1950
Summary:
The Dunbar Hotel, located on 15th street between U and V streets NW. Designed by Clement A. Didden, Jr. the hotel had 485 bedrooms. Demolished in 1974. Automobiles are shown on the street, pedestrians on the sidewalk, and a gas station with a "Texaco / Amoc / Sinclair" sign. "Ansco Safety Film" edge imprint. Negative uncaptioned.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Automobiles
Service stations
Hotels
Bars (Drinking establishments)
Hotels, taverns, etc
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.57
No Scurlock number
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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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