Cong[ressman Arthur Wergs] Mitchell [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Mitchell, Arthur Wergs 1883-1968
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 4"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Arthur Wergs Mitchell was the first African American Democrat in Congress.
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.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History