[Baptism ceremony, ca. 1930-1950 : cellulose acetate photonegative.]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Griffith Stadium (Washington, D.C.)
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 3.5" x 4.5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Procession of baptismal candidates up to and down a set of steps into a pool of water. Five men dressed in black assist in the water. One candidate is submerged. Two men stand to the side outside the pool, one is holding a microphone marked "CBS'. Probably at Griffith Stadium. No ink on negative. "11 AGFA SUPERPAN PRESS" edge imprint.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History