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[American Legion] Mardi Gras [at the Lincoln Colonnade, 1942 : cellulose acetate photonegative]

view [American Legion] Mardi Gras [at the Lincoln Colonnade, 1942 : cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
American Legion
Lincoln Colonnade
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 5" x 4"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1942
1940-1950
Notes:
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Good; but fingerprints and stratches.
Summary:
Man dressed in costume for Mardi Gras. He is wearing robes and a mitre-style hat (possibly as a clergyman?). Ink on negative: "Mardi Gras". "10 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Carnival
Parties
Carnival costume
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.89
AC0618.004.0000816.tif (scan number)
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_272049

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