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Phelps [Vocational] Sch[ool Model Aircraft Project, ca. 1940-1945] [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Phelps [Vocational] Sch[ool Model Aircraft Project, ca. 1940-1945] [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
Phelps Vocational School (Washington D.C.)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [4" x 5"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1940
1945
[ca. 1940-1945]
1940-1950
Summary:
Display of completed wooden model aircraft, parts, plans and photographs of real aircraft. Signs read, "Phelps Vocational School Model Aircraft Project..." and "model planes like these are being constructed by school children of the nation for use of the United States Navy in training its pilots...". A partially obscured fabric sign reads, "We are proud to present Carole Lomba... Benn... in... be or...". No further ink on negative. "4 AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Airplanes--Models
World War, 1939-1945
African American students
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.98
AC0618.004.0001102.tif (scan number)
No Scurlock number
See more items in:
Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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