Lillian Cooper birthday party, June [27,] 1957 [cellulose acetate photonegative]
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Eastman Kodak Company
Clarke, Buck 1933-1988
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet
1 item, 4" x 5"
African Americans Washington (D.C.)
New Coccine (or Crocein Scarlet) dye
June 27, 1957
Group of men and women posing in a line behind the bar at an unidentified venue. There is a mirror along the back of the bar, decorated with text and pictures. Text: "Entire Month of June featuring Buck Clarke - International King of the Congo drums", " The Hollywood  Club" and "Calypso". Bottles with measuring pourers line the shelf. 'Hollywood 20 Club' may be the name of the venue but this has not been confirmed. No ink on negative, no Scurlock number. "KODAK -- SAFETY -- FILM" edge imprint. Retouched with new coccine.
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History