[Performance of the opera Pagliacci at Howard University, May 26th, (1942?) : cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
The year is assumed to be 1942 from the date Tuesday 26th May.
Fees for commercial use. Smithsonian Institution owns rights.
Fair; some discoloration at the edges
Conductor conducting his orchestra. The audience is seated behind the orchestra. No ink on negative. Ink on box: "Town Hall groups, Opera, Dental Banquet, President's Reception" "1 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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