Dr. Mordecai Johnson and Eleanor Roosevelt [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Roosevelt, Eleanor 1884-1962
Johnson, Mordecai W (Mordecai Wyatt) 1890-1976
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Ink on negative: "1 - Buff Z[?]". Dr. Mordecai Johnson, President of Howard University, and Eleanor Roosevelt, in a fur stole and hat, engage in conversation while crowd looks on from background. In his hands, Dr. Johnson carries a pamphlet with the headline "Negro Art in Chicago." "3 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History