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[President Herbert Hoover speaking outdoors at a podium] [cellulose acetate photonegative copy]

view [President Herbert Hoover speaking outdoors at a podium] [cellulose acetate photonegative copy] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Hoover, Herbert 1874-1964
Howard University
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 7"
1 item
Type:
Copy negatives
Photographs
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
Ca. 1930
1930-1940
Summary:
Copy negative of a photograph of President Herbert Hoover speaking outdoors, standing at a podium with a man dressed in graduation cap and gown. Probably a Howard University commencement ceremony. The photograph is pinned to a backboard. No ink on negative, no Scurlock number. "EASTMAN--SAFETY--KODAK" edge imprint.
Publications:
Reproduced in article by Carol Squiers in "Click: Photography Changes Everything" SI website, early 2010
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Presidents
Public speaking
Academic costume
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.80
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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