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Belford V[ance] Lawson, 1936? Copy [negative : cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Belford V[ance] Lawson, 1936? Copy [negative : cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Lawson, Belford Vance, Jr 1909-1985
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 5" x 4"
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Portraits
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1936
1936 ?
1930-1940
Notes:
Belford Vance Lawson, Jr. was an attorney. He received his J.D. from Howard University Law School in 1932. In 1933 he founded the New Negro Alliance in Washington D.C., an organisation that campaigned against, and won a legal case regarding, discrimiatory hiring practices.
Summary:
Copy negative of a print of Belford Vance Lawson, Jr. No ink on negative. No edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American lawyers
Lawyers
African Americans
African American men
Local number:
Box 618.04.98
AC0618.004.0001092.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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