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[Lifesaving practice at Howard University : cellulose acetate photonegative]

view [Lifesaving practice at Howard University : cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Agfa
Subject:
Howard University Swimming
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:
1930
1960
[n.d.]
Summary:
Three groups of two young women demonstrating different rescue techniques in a swimming pool. In each pair one woman is acting as 'victim', whilst the other is demonstrating a method of holding them whilst swimming. No ink on negative. Ink on envelope, "Misc. Howard". "AGFA SAFETY FILM" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Swimming
Bathing suits
African American women
African American college students
Lifesaving
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.98
AC0618.004.0001113.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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