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Opening of Gulf Coastline service station, Oct[ober] 1957 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Opening of Gulf Coastline service station, Oct[ober] 1957 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company
Subject:
Freemasons
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, [4" x 5"]
Culture:
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
Type:
Photographs
Retouching
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1957
October 1957
1950-1960
Summary:
Group of men standing outside service station office. Sign above door reads, "[9]40 [Flori]da Ave., N.W." One man is dressed in Masonic regalia of apron and chain. There are vases of flowers on the ground in front of them. The garage with a covered pit is visible to the right of the image. No ink on negative. "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouched with new coccine.
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Service stations
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.98
AC0618.004.0001132.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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