[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.
Actor and actress on stage. There are lights and a microphone at the edge of the stage. "Questi Oggi Gianni Presentatione Pagliacci" is written on a section of stage set behind them. No ink on negative. Ink on box: "Town Hall groups, Opera, Dental Banquet, President's Reception" "4 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History