June FBI Series on Jim Amos [cellulose acetate photonegative, ca. 1940-1950]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Amos, James Edward 1879-1953
United States Federal Bureau of Investigation
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Ink on negative: "Scurlock". No Scurlock number. Two men (one African-American--not Amos--and a Caucasian man) seated at a desk in an office at the FBI, reviewing a document identified as evidence, with bottles of chemicals on the desk. "J" is written on the envelope in which the negative was originally filed. "KODAK - SAFETY 89" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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