[Baptism ceremony, probably at Griffith Stadium, ca. 1930-1950 : cellulose acetate photonegative.]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc
Griffith Stadium (Washington, D.C.)
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 3.5" x 4.5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Procession of baptismal candidates up and down a set of steps into a pool of water. Five men dressed in black assist in the water. One of the men has one arm raised and is holding a candidate's hand with the other. Spectators stand to the side of the pool; one is holding a microphone marked 'CBS'. No ink on negative. "8 AGFA SUPERPAN PRESS" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History