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[Herbert Hoover speaking outdoors at a podium. Black-and-white photoprint.]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Johnson, Mordecai W (Mordecai Wyatt) 1890-1976
Hoover, Herbert 1874-1964
Howard University
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1940
1930-1940
Summary:
The scene is probably a Howard University commencement. It appears that Mordecai Johnson, wearing academic regalia, is seated behind Hoover. Poor quality image, muddy overall.
Topic:
Academic costume
Presidents
Commencement ceremonies
African Americans
Local number:
AC0618.004.0000013.tif (AC Scan)
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Black-and-white photoprints (Series 1), Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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