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Civil Disturbances '68 [sic] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Civil Disturbances '68 [sic] [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
9th Street (Washington, D.C.)
United States Army
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 1.5" x 9"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
U Street, N.W. (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1968
1960-1970
Summary:
The six negatives on this strip have been catalogued individually as AC0618.004.00000233 - AC0618.004.0000238.
A series of six negatives on one 35mm film strip depicting a civil disturbance which occurred around 9th Street and U Street in Washington, D.C. in 1968 after the death of Martin Luther King. Three of the pictures are street shots involving civilians, police and Army soldiers. The other three show fire fighters putting out a building fire. No ink on negative. "KODAK TRI X PAN FILM", "KODAK SAFETY FILM" and "12A 13 13A 14 14A 15 15A 16 16A 17 17A 18" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Riots
Streets
Soldiers
Vehicles, Military
Police
Fire fighters
Fire engines
Fire extinction
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.73
AC0618.004.0000654.tif (AC scan number)
SI Neg. No. 2008-2160
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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