[Baptism ceremony, probably at Griffith Stadium, ca. 1930-1950 : cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Griffith Stadium (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 3.5" x 4.5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Baptismal candidates are seated in rows on wooden boards placed over grass. A man in a white suit is standing on a dais with a lectern covered in fabric with "Welcome Home" and a patriarchal cross on it. To the right are seated spectators, whilst a band is seated to the left. No ink on negative. "6 AGFA SUPERPAN PRESS" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History