Howard [University] Charter Day, 1942 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
"HU 'Serves the nation'", "1867" and "1942" is written on a banner hung from a pole across the back wall of a sports hall. The banner is illustrated with the head of a soldier, two heads in mortar boards, a soldier in uniform carrying a flag and another unidentified figure. A basketball hoop is above the banner and a gymnastic horse is to the right. No ink on negative. "7 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History