Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 1.5" x 9"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
U Street, N.W. (Washington, D.C.)
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.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History