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Cong[ressman Arthur Wergs] Mitchell [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Cong[ressman Arthur Wergs] Mitchell [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Mitchell, Arthur Wergs 1883-1968
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 4"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Portraits
Photographs
Copy negatives
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1960
[n.d.]
Notes:
Arthur Wergs Mitchell was the first African American Democrat in Congress.
Summary:
Copy negative of portrait of Congressman Arthur Wergs Mitchell on sizing grid background. Original negative is 618ns0177399pm, but is damaged. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope: "E" and "2 - 8 x 10". No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Congressmen
Legislators
African American politicians
African Americans
African American men
Local number:
Box 618.04.89
AC0618.004.0000780.tif (scan number)
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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