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[June FBI Series on Jim Amos] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

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Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S [Saunders] 1917-1994
Subject:
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar) 1895-1972
Amos, James Edward 1879-1953
United States Federal Bureau of Investigation
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1940
1950
Summary:
African American man opening J. Edgar Hoover's door to a white man. Photographed from a low angle, with dramatic lighting, resulting in a moody, sinister effect. Probably photographed by Robert Scurlock.
Topic:
African Americans
Local number:
AC0618.004.0000166.tif (AC scan)
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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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