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Mrs. Wharton's classroom -- Margaret [Murray] Wash[ington] Voc[ational] School, Apr[il] 1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative]

view Mrs. Wharton's classroom -- Margaret [Murray] Wash[ington] Voc[ational] School, Apr[il] 1950 [cellulose acetate photonegative] digital asset number 1
Photographers:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Film manufacturer:
Ansco
Subject:
Wharton Mrs
Margaret Murray Washington Vocational School (Washington, D.C.)
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:
1950
April 1950
1950-1960
Summary:
Group of young women fashion students. One woman is working on a dress on a mannequin, another is sketching a second dressed mannequin. Two women are cutting cloth on a table. On the wall behind them are framed fashion plate drawings. No ink on negative. Further ink on envelope, "Hold back upper right hand corner". "9 ANSCO SAFETY FILM" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Publications:
Published in "clck!" (Smithsonian Photographic Initiative website) in article by Canadace Bergen, probably April 2010
Cite as:
Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
African American women
African American students
Fashion designers
Fashion drawing
Mannequins (Figures)
African Americans
Local number:
Box 618.04.98
AC0618.004.0001156.tif (scan 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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