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J Watkins Company [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view J Watkins Company [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
Watkins Co
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 8" x 10"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1960
1942
1940-1950
Summary:
Two men and a woman posing with sales stands of Mary King and Watkins beauty products. Signage reads, "Every woman needs Mary King Cosmetics", "Beauty aids that are certain to please", "What shall I give her? The logical answer to your gift problem Mary King cosmetics". Further ink on negative: "12 prints". "AFGA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Sales personnel
Cosmetics
Display of merchandise
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.93
AC0618.004.0000983.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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