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Miss Olive Blackwell, ca. 1940-1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Miss Olive Blackwell, ca. 1940-1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Subject:
Blackwell, Olive
American Red Cross
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet 7" x 5"
1 item
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Retouching
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1939
1943
[ca. 1939-1943]
1940-1950
Summary:
Portrait of Miss Olive Blackwell in World War II era American Red Cross uniform. Further ink on negative: "3 - x 7 neg . 1 8 x 10". "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. Negative is mounted on glass plate. Legs retouched with New Coccine and sketched in pencil on the glass plate.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Portraits
World War, 1939-1945
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04
AC0618.004.0000726.tif (scan number)
45489 (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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